Born in Malden on June 20, 1938, he was the son of the late Cecil Holloway and Louise (Bridgeforth) Holloway. He married Sherron Jeniece (Benton) Holloway, who preceded him in death on April 2, 1998. Later on June 5, 2004, he married Barbara Console, who survives of the home.
Also surviving are two daughters, Mindy Underwood of St. Charles and Pamela Drennan and husband, Paul, of Russellville, Ark.; three sons, Wayne Shelton of Malden, David Console of Crestview, Fla., and Dale Console of Malden; eight grandchildren, Amanda Shelton, Susan Fulks, Ben Drennan, Chelsey Shelton, Logan Shelton, Brad Console, Bryce Console and Brianna Console, three great-grandchildren; two sisters, Dorothy Dulaney and husband, Page, of Hines, Ore., and Evelyn Patton and husband, Charlie Bill of Cordova, Tenn., and one brother, Ray Holloway and wife, Beth, of Callahan, Fla.
In addition to his parent and first wife, Sherron Holloway, he was preceded in death by one son, Scott Shelton and one brother, Harry "Bubby" Holloway.
Visitation was held Friday, October 26, in Landess Funeral Home at Malden. Funeral services were conducted Saturday, October 27, in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Aulden LeBlanc officiating. Burial was in Memorial Park Cemetery at Malden. Landess Funeral Home of Malden was in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be made to First Southern Baptist Church in Malden, Ben Cruze 18 Fore Life Golf Tournament or Preferred Hospice of Dexter.