The funeral service will be held at 2:00 P.M., Saturday, February 18, 2017, Josh Gibson Center, 20 Gibson Way, Buena, Vista, Georgia. Interment will follow in Evans Chapel C.M.E. Church Cemetery, 498 Enterprise Church Road, Preston, Georgia.
Dexter Maurice Holloman was born November 9, 1976 in Buena Vista, Marion County, Georgia to the parentage of Brenda Holloman Green. He was reared by his beloved grandmother, the late Mary Alice Wilson. He was a 1996 graduate of Tri-County High School where he played for the Tri-County Eagles Football Team and Basketball Team. He was the recipient of a Basketball Scholarship. He went on to play basketball with the Kansas City Community College, Kansas City, Kansas. After moving to Denver, Colorado, he was employed as a dietician with Sodexo, LLC. Upon returning home, he coached Little League Basketball with the Marion County Athletic Department.
At an early age, he joined the Evans Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church of Preston, Georgia.
Dexter met his one and only true love, the former Erika Thornton. They were united in holy matrimony. He was blessed to be the father of four children. His granddaughter, Gabrielle Pennamon, preceded him in death.
His survivors include a loving and devoted wife, Mrs. Erika Holloman, Cusseta, Georgia; his mother, Brenda Green, Buena Vista, Georgia; four children, Seaman Asia Pennamon, Pensacola, Florida, Dexter J. Holloman, Tywan J. Holloman, both of Cusseta, Georgia and Sankeevious Holloman, Buena Vista, Georgia; four siblings, Sedrick Clark, Atlanta, Georgia, Quanea Green, Columbia, South Carolina, Travis Green, and Christian Holloman both of Buena Vista, Georgia; grandparents, William H. Wilson Sr. (Maxine), Richland, Georgia; aunts and uncles, Cheree Slaughter, Monroe, North Carolina, Sylvia Carter (Maurice), Buena Vista, Georgia, William Henry Wilson, Jr. (Octavia), Americus, Georgia, Linda Wilson, Buena Vista, Georgia, Vicky Chambliss (Williams), Ewa Beach, Hawaii, and Monique Chapman, Phenix City, Alabama; mother-in-law, Debora Thomas, Buena Vista, Georgia; father-in-law and stepmother-in-law, Joseph Thornton (Wendy), Jonesboro, Georgia; sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, Janina Jones, Atlanta, Georgia and Ramona Bivins (Demetrius), Butler, Georgia; great aunts and great uncles, Charlie Holloman of Richland, Georgia, Reafer Holloman, Buena Vista, Georgia, and Azzie Lee Adams of Oakland, California; godmother, Jessie Bell Tymes; and a host of beloved nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.