Mr. Holder was a native of Marshall County, and son of the late Allen Rufus Sr. and Pearl Ramsey Holder. He was the owner of Holder'Äôs Body Shop for 40 years and was a member of the Church Street Church of Christ.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Michael Holder.
He is survived by his wife, Dot Holder of Lewisburg; three sons, Gary (Barbara) Holder of Hazel Green, Ala., Anthony Bowden of Lewisburg, and Wickey (Charlotte) Gower of Lewisburg; sister, Ann Warren, also of Lewisburg; four grandchildren, Crystal and Jessica, Karley, and Heath; and two great-grandchildren, Ethan and Weston.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 7, from the chapel of London Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Lone Oak Cemetery.
London Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.