Christopher Robin HoldenPublished 7:55am Thursday, June 13, 2013
ATMORE – Christopher Robin Holden, 53, of Atmore passed away on Friday, June 7, 2013, in Atmore.
He was born on May 13, 1960, in Singing River Hospital in Pascagoula, Miss. He was in the auto parts sales industry where he had worked in Atmore, Pensacola and Milton, Fla. He was honorably discharged from the United Sates Air Force in 1982. He was a well-known professional musician. He was affiliated with Grace Fellowship. He was the oldest of eleven children.
His father, Arnold Olivia Holden, and step-father Harold Eugene Harrison Sr.; brother, Ernest Lycurgus Holden; and sister, Robilyn Olivia Holden Whatley preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife, Sharon Marie Jones Presley-Holden of Atmore; his mother, Jacquelyn Hart Harrison of Atmore; two daughters, Christina (Marshall) Hadley of Perdido and Emily Ann Holden of Atmore; two sons, Christopher (Sherry Ann) Presley and Jeffery (Amanda) Presley both, of Bay Minette,; two brothers, Joe Arnold Holden and Michael Wayne Jordan; two step-brothers, Harold Eugene Harrison II and Bobby Carlos Harrison; three sisters, Frances Henrietta Holden Adams, Jacquelyn Lorraine Harrison Flowers and Lisa Lynette Noell; one step-sister, Cheryl Harrison Crews; nine grandchildren, Christopher, Luke, Shayan, Elizabeth, Evelyn, Brittney, Cortney, Shane and Janey; and many nieces, nephews and extended family.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, 2013, from the Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Gene King and Pastor Glenn Weber officiating. Interment followed in Oak Hill Cemetery. Family received friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Monday evening, June 10, 2013, at Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home.
Active Pallbearers were Joseph Arnold Holden, Cory Holden, Eddie Bear Kirby, Marshall Wayne Hadley, Donald Boutwell and William “B.J.” Donaldson.
Honorary Pallbearers were Joe Arnold Holden, Harold Eugene Harrison II, Bobby Carlos Harrison, William Jones, Christopher Holden, Luke Hadley, Shane Presley and Michael Jordan.
Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home, Inc in charge of all arrangements.