Norman Hollowell

Norman Ray "Hunk" Hollowell Sr.

Monday, July 1st, 1935 - Tuesday, August 4th, 2020
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Norman Ray Hollowell, Sr., “Hunk”, 85, passed away on Tuesday, August 4, 2020. He was born on July 1, 1935 to the late Mary Elizabeth Hollowell and Rufus J. Hollowell. He retired from Ford Norfolk Assembly Plant after 46 years. He was a devoted Christian man and was a member of Bethel Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Joan Hollowell; sons, Ray and Doug Hollowell; daughter, Allyson Jennings; 5 grandchildren and other loving family and friends.
A graveside service will be held on Friday, August 7, 2020 at 11am at Bethel Baptist Cemetery on Elbow Rd., Chesapeake, VA 23320. A special thanks to James Sawyer for his inspirational words. Condolences may be offered to the family at
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  • Service

    Friday, August 7th, 2020 | 11:00am
    Friday, August 7th, 2020 11:00am
    Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery
    1600 Elbow Road
    Chesapeake, VA 23320
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  • Interment

    Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery
    1600 Elbow Road
    Chesapeake, Virginia 23320
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


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Bobby Byrum

Posted at 08:23pm
Mary, very very sorry to hear of hunks passing the last time we saw each other was at frankie evertons funeral when hunk and
i were honarary pallbearers . I meet you and hunk when he joined Dolores and Cecils Band the yellow jackets.He was very talented
artist. One thing I am very sorry for is the many times I have past you and hunks house and too busy to stop for some reason
or another. Mary me and the Byrum family send you and your family all our love and our prayers for this most difficult time in
your life.
Love Always
Jimmy, Dolores, Bobby, Linda, and Melvin
THe Byrums

Phyllis Temple

Posted at 04:02pm
Mary Joan and family,
We were so saddened to hear of Hunk's passing. Looking at the pictures that were posted brought back so many wonderful memories of times spent with the Temple family over the years. Sending you and your family our thoughts, prayers and love during this difficult time. Fondly, Phyllis Temple and Tim Temple

Sandy Allison

Posted at 01:06am
Mary Joan and family so sorry for your loss.
Sandy Allison and family

Cathy Waggoner Posted at 03:43am

Sorry to hear about Mr Hollowell passing. May God ease your grief in knowing we will see him again. Love to all! Cathy Hobbs Waggoner

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