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Linwood U. Holland

April 27, 1923 — February 16, 2023

Deacon Linwood U. Holland, 99, of South Quay Road, Suffolk, Virginia transitioned Thursday, February 16, 2023 at his residence. He was a recipient of the Congressional Gold Medal and a Montford Point Marine WWII Veteran. A viewing will be held 1-7 p.m. Tuesday, March 7, 2023 in the Melvin J. Blowe Chapel of Crocker Funeral Home. A celebration of life will be held noon, Wednesday, March 8, 2023 at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, 4481 Butler Drive, Suffolk, Virginia 23437. Rev. L. Stephon Johnson will deliver the message of comfort. He will be laid to rest in Mt. Sinai Baptist Church Cemetery. Professional services with dignity have been entrusted to Crocker Funeral Home, Inc. To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Linwood U. Holland, please visit our flower store.

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Tuesday, March 7, 2023

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Celebration of Life

Wednesday, March 8, 2023

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Pleasant Grove Baptist Church

4481 Butler Drive
Suffolk, VA 23437

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