Virginia Kilpatrick Holman

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Virginia Kilpatrick Holman, 81, Asheville, NC died on Sunday, May 3, 2009, at her residence. Born in Etowah, AL, and a resident of Albany, GA for 57 years, Mrs. Holman was a daughter of the late, Lewis A. and Willie Reid Kilpatrick. She was preceded in death by her husband, J. Fred Holman, Sr. She is survived by her daughter, Susan C. Holman, of Asheville; sons, John C. Holman, of Alpharetta, GA, and James F. Holman, Jr., of Boulder, CO; sister, Mary Griffith, of Rome, NY; brother, Bob Kilpatrick, of Tuscaloosa, AL; and three grandchildren, Walker, Harrison, and Carly Holman. Private services for Mrs. Holman will be held. Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave., will be assisting her family. Memorials may be made to the Asheville Humane Society, 72 Lees Creek Rd., Asheville, NC 28806, or to CarePartners Hospice, P.O. Box 25338, Asheville, NC 28813.

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  1. Susan, My heart breaks for your loss. Even when expected, it is hard to accept and is still a loss. Know that you are in my prayers as I hold you in the light.

  2. Susan, my deepest sympathies on the passing of your mother. Know that you are loved and supported in spirit during this time of grief. Many blessings to you and your family.

  3. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. May you celebrate the life of your mother and cherish the time that you have shared with her and know that she will always be with you in spirit.

  4. May you be surrounded with love and know my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. You are so loved!

  5. Susan, I am so sorry to hear about your momma. I will keep you and your family in my prayers.

  6. I want to convey my deepest sympathy to you and your family. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  7. We send our condolences to the family of Mrs. Holman from the Facilities & Housekeeping folks @ Pavillon.

  8. Susan,
    I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your mom.
    My thoughts & prayers go out to you & your family.
    Mary Ann Twitty

  9. I am so sorry for the loss of your mother. I know God will give you the strength to help you through this time of sadness.
    Joyce Weeks

  10. How sad I was to learn of Virginia’s death. She was always so charming and just the epitome
    of a lovely Southern lady. She and I spent years on the Museum board. I, also, had the privlege of
    listing her home in Doublegate.
    When I think of Virginia Holman,
    I always smile.
    Sympathy to all who loved her.

    Patsy Martin

  11. Dear Jim, John and Susan:
    I am sorry to hear of your mother’s recent death. She was and always had been one of my favorite ‘moms’. Ya’ll are in my thoughts and prayers.
    Nancy T. Brown

  12. Susan, I am so sorry about the loss of your mother. You will be in my thoughts and prayers.

  13. I hold you in the light,your fellow traveler in this loss of our mothers. (2months and a day apart.)

  14. The Nursing Department sends their condolences and prayers to you and your family. We love you Dr. Holman and miss you.

  15. Dear Susan,
    On behalf of the staff and board of the Dilworth Center, I want to say how sorry we are for your loss. We will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers. We hope that your special memories will bring you comfort now and in the days to come.

  16. Susan and family,
    My thoughts and prayers are with you all. I am deeply sorry for your lose. I know how much your mother meant to you. All my love and condolences.
    Peace and Light to all, Richard

  17. I was associated with Mrs. Holman here in ALbany. My last memory of her was a couple of years ago. I was enroute to Lake Glennville,and she was heading back to Ashville from Albany. We looked up at the Clayton Raceway gas station and recognized each other!

  18. Susan…I’m so sorry for your loss!!! May your Mother rest in peace. I hope you know how helpful you were to her…I’m sure she was very thankful for your presence and proud of your many accomplishments!!!!!
    Please know there are many friends holding you in our hearts and prayers!!!
    love and hugs, Deb

  19. Dear Susan, John & Jim,
    I was so sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. Your mother was an amazingly intelligent and savvy woman. She was a wonderful woman and she was so proud of each of you.

  20. I am sorry to hear about your parents. We used to live across the street from them in Albany, right next door to the Gillelands. They were wonderful folks and good neighbors.

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