Funeral services for Perry J. Holder, 80, of Conroe will be held on Tuesday, October 19, 2004 at 3 p.m. in the First United Methodist Church of Conroe with Rev. Bill Taylor and Rev. Dearing Jones officiating. Interment will follow in Conroe Memorial Park Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Homer Wilson, Paul Rogerson, Jim McCoy, Roy Bauer, Richard Chambless, and Ben Waters.
Mr. Holder was born on June 29, 1924 in Kennett, Missouri and passed away on Sunday, October 17, 2004 in Conroe, Texas from congestive heart failure. His son, Paul Holder, preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Iris Holder, and his sons, Chris Holder, Mark Holder, and Todd Holder and their families. The family takes great comfort in knowing that Perry believed in Jesus Christ as his savior as due all of his surviving family that are of age. Perrys spiritual gift was that of service, which was reflected in the various organizations he belonged to as well as the number of individuals he helped daily. He loved people and being with them. His friendships were very special to him, and one could not ask for a more loyal and caring friend.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to Perrys Sunday school class, the Beacons Class at First United Methodist Church of Conroe, 4308 W. Davis Street, Conroe, TX 77304.