David Lee Holdsworth, Sr., 80, of Spring Grove passed away July 26, 2014 at his home surrounded by his family. Mr. Holdsworth retired from Honeywell in Hopewell in 1996 after 45 years of employment. He was a charter member of Surry Ruritan Club, serving for 26 years, a member of Surry Hunt club for 55 years as well as a member of Blackwater Sportsman Club. Mr. Holdsworth was preceded in death by his parents, Rudolph Johnson Holdsworth and Agnes Arwood Holdsworth and his brothers, Earl Johnson Holdsworth and Wade Hampton Holdsworth. Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 58 years, Estelle Warren Holdsworth; his sons, David L. Holdsworth, Jr. and wife, Martha of Henrico and Charles L. Holdsworth and wife, Terry of Elberon; a granddaughter, Kimberly B. Holdsworth of Mechanicsville; a daughter by choice, Lorraine Curling and husband, John of Wakefield; a brother, Walter T. Holdsworth and wife, Jean of Wakefield; sisters-in-law, Ann M. Holdsworth of Disputanta and Sandy H. Holdsworth of Waverly; brothers-in-law, William E. Warren of Waverly and Henry L. Warren of Raleigh, N.C.; his caretaker, Therese Evans and his family pets, Dottie and Shadow Holdsworth. The family will receive friends Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral Home, 11414 General Mahone Hwy., Wakefield, VA 23888 from 6 to 8 pm. A funeral service will be held at 11 am Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at the funeral home with Rev. Gary Ross officiating. Burial will follow at Waverly Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Surry Ruritan Club, 306 East Church Street Wakefield, VA 23888. Condolences may be posted at www.rwbakerfh.com.

David Lee Holdsworth, Sr