November 16, 2007
Louise "Tudy" Holder Gossett, age 80 of 300 Blake Blvd. and formerly of Carthage, died Friday at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst.
Funeral Services will be 2:00 PM Monday at Red Branch Baptist Church conducted by Pastor Chris Dickinson and Pastor Dwight Creech. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
A native of Lee County she was a daughter of the late Charles Wilson Holder and Mary Ada Davis Holder. She was preceded in death by a daughter Phyllis Evon Darnell and a son Terry Wilson Darnell.
She is survived by: a daughter Dianne Heldt of Buckskin, IN; sons John O. Darnell of Macon, GA, Steve R. Darnell and Danny Darnell both of Sanford; sister Inez Allen of Pinebluff; brothers Bill Holder of Greensboro, Pete Holder of Carthage and Larry Holder of Sanford; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Sunday from 6:00 —8:00 PM at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to: Mills Home c/o Baptist Children's Homes of NC, P.O. Box338,Thomasville, NC 27360.
Diane and Family,
I am so happy I had the opportunity to know Tudy and call her my friend. She was a beautiful person and loved her family so much. She was a person who was full of love and caring. I visited her several times at Pine Lake and we ha