Mr. Jimmy Holland, 75, was born in Iredell County, N.C., on May 5, 1946, and was the son of the late Louis Henry Holland and Elizabeth Gertrude Alexander. He departed this life on Wednesday, June 30, 2021, at Maple Leaf Health Care.

He was employed by Asphalt Company as a roofer.

He was united in marriage to Tina Jackson, who survives. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Brenton Torrence; four brothers, Henry Holland, Jerry Holland, Francis Holland and William Holland; and five sisters, Juanita Gaither, Mary Ramseur, Clara Holland, Lottie Turner and Mary Lois Graham.

In addition to his wife Tina of the home, he leaves to cherish the memory of his life his daughter, Carla “Corky” Simpson; his son, Amiel (Latoya) Bennett of Mooresville; his grandchildren, Terrance (Shaniqua) Torrence, Cameron Simpson, Chanel Simpson, Jasmine Spor, Jontae, Jacquelyn Torrence, Jason Torrence, Zaraiah Bennett, Zamiel Bennett and Zander Bennett; his daughter-in-law, Rochelle Torrence; his sisters, Dorothy White, Ruth Turner and Lillian Holland; his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Jack Gaither, Deswin Mathis, Timothy (Pam) Mathis, Wayne Mathis and Vincent (Lachara) Holland, Orian Holland, Kim Bellamy, Charlotte Bellamy, Jerold Bellamy, and Buford Allen Bellamy; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Celebration of Life Services will be conducted Wednesday, July, 7, 2021, at 1 p.m. at Rutledge and Bigham Mortuary in Statesville, N.C. Reverend Robert Ramseur will officiate and Elder Terrance Torrence will Eulogize.

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Rutledge and Bigham Funeral Home is serving the family of Mr. Holland.