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Daniel Holman Elder

November 4, 1952 — January 19, 2020

Daniel Holman Elder

Daniel Holman Elder of Vernon Hill, VA passed away January 19, 2020.  He was born in Newport News, VA on November 4, 1952 and was 67 years of age. He was the son of the late Gerald Elder and the late Elenora Holt Elder. He was married to Coral Minnix Elder who survives.

 

He was of the Baptist faith. Daniel was a United States Marine Veteran and served during the Vietnam Era, afterwards he worked for the South Boston Police Department and was a VASAP Instructor. He was a Boy Scout Leader and Unit Commissioner.  

 

Daniel H. Elder is survived by:

His Wife

Coral Elder of the home

Two Sons

Jon D. Elder of Colorado Springs, CO

Gerald H. Elder of Danville, VA

Seven Grandchildren

One Great Grandchild

Siblings

Teresa Plessinger of Denbigh, VA

Steve Elder of Texas

 

A memorial service will be held Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. at Powell Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Alfred Chandler and Dave Clark officiating.

 

The family will receive friends Wednesday, one hour prior to the service at Powell Funeral Home.

 

In lieu of flowers please consider helping the family with final expenses, c/o Powell Funeral Home, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

 

Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfuneralinc.com.

 

Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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Wednesday, January 22, 2020

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Wednesday, January 22, 2020

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