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Mary Lee Holloway

July 17, 1940 ~ July 24, 2018 (age 78)

Mary Lee Holloway, 78 of Belhaven, passed away on Tuesday, July 24, 2018.  Mrs. Holloway was born in Beaufort County on July 17, 1940 to Jennie Mann and James Holloway. She was a member of St. Reddick’s Baptist Church.


Surviving include her two daughters Harriet Peterson of Washington, NC and Desiree Peterson of Raleigh, NC; her son Andre Peterson of Dunn, NC; her two brothers Larry Dedmon of NJ and David Cannon of NY; three sisters Louise Parham of Brooklyn, NY, Joanne Cannon of Brooklyn, NY, and Debbie Cannon Lee and husband Hammie of Harlem, NY; her grandchildren:  Colette Peterson, Andre Peterson, Lennie Peterson, Quinton Blount, Shanika Robinson (Marcus), Brianna Spencer, Quanmesha Peterson, Kenia Peterson, Prentice “P.J.”  Lee Barrow, Jr., Kaka Peterson, Michael Davis, and Shakeya Daniels; 22 great grandchildren; and 2 great great grandchildren. 


Mrs. Holloway was preceded in death by her daughter Colette Petterson, her sons Andre Peterson and Isiah “Go-Go” Augustus Peterson III.


Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 in St. Reddick’s Baptist Church with Reverend James W. Harris officiating.  The family will receive friends before the service beginning at 12:00 PM until the funeral hour.  Burial will be held in Northside Cemetery.   

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