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James "Mr. Buck" Chester Holloman

May 22, 1941 — November 4, 2023

Lucama, NC

James "Mr. Buck" Chester Holloman

James Chester “Mr. Buck” Holloman, 82, of Lucama passed away on Saturday, November 4.  Family will receive friends on Wednesday, November 8 from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. 


James is survived by his daughter, Linda Holloman Raper of Lucama; grandchildren, Heather Forsythe and husband, Chris of Wilson and Lindsey Tomlinson and husband, Paul of Wilson; great-grandchildren, Madison Morales, Emmalyn Tomlinson, Claire Tomlinson, Bristol Forsythe, and Jace Forsythe, all of Wilson; sisters, Grace Barnes of Wilson, Linda Grady and husband, Kenneth of Seven Springs, and Violet Bridgers and husband, Dallas of Lucama; brothers, Wayne Baker and wife, Vickie of Wilson and Silas Baker, Jr. and wife, Debbie of Wilson; numerous special nieces and nephews; and many special friends.


James was preceded in death by his parents, Tommy Holloman and Mary Elizabeth Baker; brothers, Douglas Holloman and Tommy Holloman, Jr.; and step-dad, Silas Baker.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Duke Children’s Hospital at


Condolences directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home and Crematory at

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