Virginia Gayle (Eggert) Holder

Born: Thu., Jul. 15, 1948
Died: Sun., Oct. 29, 2017


1:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Tue., Oct. 31, 2017
Location: Whitwell Memorial Funeral Home, Inc.

Funeral Service

3:00 PM Wed., Nov. 01, 2017
Location: Whitwell Memorial Funeral Home, Inc.

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Virginia Gayle Eggert Holder of  Whitwell, TN born July 15, 1948 passed away Sunday, October 29, 2017.  She was a 1966 graduate of Whitwell High School. Gayle was a loving mother and a precious loving grandmother.  She was preceded in death by her parents, George & Lula Eggert; sisters, Joyce Ann Eggert, Martha Newsom; niece, Debbie Coppinger, Denise Frizzell; brother-in-laws, Sonny Frizzell and C.G. Newsom. She was a member of the Christian Worship Center.

Survived by son and daughter-in-law, George Richard & Melissa Holder; grandsons, Cayden Andrew Holder, James Trey Holder of Whitwell; sisters, Georgia Frizzell of Whitwell, Stella Shasteen of Chattanooga; nieces, Renita (James) Lockhart, Jackie Shasteen Moore; nephews, Roger Frizzell, Andy (Karla) Frizzell, Cal “Tiger” Newsom; great-great nephew, Talan Webb of Whitwell; several great nieces and nephews; special daughter, Diane & Wayne Peoples; special friends, Marion “Doodle” Richardson, Buddy & Jeannie Richardson, Wilma Billingsley.

Family will receive friends 1-8PM, Tuesday, October 31, 2017.

Funeral services will be 3PM, Wednesday, November 1, 2017 with Rev. Allen Griffith & Rev. Jerry Merciers officiating.  Interment at Red Hill Cemetery in Whitwell.

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Dana Staub
   Posted Mon October 30, 2017

MONET'S GARDEN TABLE BASKET was sent by Dana Eckerd-Staub and family.

You will be missed, our Dear Cousin Love Dana Eckerd-Staub, Ronnie Eckerd, Barbie Eckerd-Pryor,Brian Eckerd

Sharon Layne Turner
   Posted Mon October 30, 2017

Gayle and I went to school together and she was a dear friend to me.
I will miss seeing her and talking to her. Sorry for your loss.

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