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Marsha A. Hollifield

Marsha A. Hollifield

CHERRYVILLE – Marsha Ann Hoyle Hollifield, 71, of Eaker Circle, passed away Thursday, April 16, 2020 at Carolina Care Health & Rehabilitation. 

She was born Oct. 8, 1948 in Lincoln County to the late Ralph Lane and Rebecca Louise Dellinger Hoyle. She was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church. Mrs. Hollifield taught school for over 30 years and retired from West Lincoln Middle School. She loved reading and traveling to the beach. Marsha and her late husband, Mike were avid Clemson fans and former IPTAY Members. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Michael Lemuel “Mike” Hollifield. Survivors include her three daughters and sons-inlaw, Robin Fox and E. Brice “Bubba” Fox, Jr., Stacy Redford and James P. Redford, and Caryl Ann Hollifield Murphy and Jeremy Murphy; sister, Rita Huffman; grandchildren, Seth Fox, Nick Childers and wife, Rachel, Coleman Childers, Dalton Fox, and Bailey Childers; and her first great-grandson on the way. 

Due to the Executive Order from the Governor of NC, a private graveside service will be held at Mt. Zion Baptist Church. 

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Cleveland County, 951 Wendover Heights Dr. Shelby, NC, 28150. Condolences may be made to www.carpentersfuneralhome.net. Carpenter – Porter Funeral & Cremation Services is serving the family of Mrs. Hollifield.