Paul Edward Hollandsworth, 72 of Floyd, passed away Saturday, April 2, 2016. He was preceded in death by his parents, Gurlie and Velma Hollandsworth. He is survived by his wife Linda Rakes Hollandsworth; son Darrell (Tara) Hollandsworth of Floyd; daughter Michelle Hollandsworth of Roanoke; granddaughter Morgan Hollandsworth; grandson Dawson Hollandsworth; step-children Troy (Lisa) Thompson of Perry, GA, and Danielle (Wayne) Dickerson of Christiansburg; step-grandchildren Taylor Thompson, Callie (Cody) Johnston, Maddie White, Destiny Bishop, Lacey Bishop, and Grace Bishop; sisters Bonnie (Lewis) Smith, Blondine (Luther) Woolwine, and Sandra (Fred) Altizer.
Paul served our country in the U.S. Army and was stationed in Korea in the bitterly cold Demilitarized Zone. Paul retired from the Volvo Truck Plant after 30 years of service, and was an avid Virginia Tech football fan. He had not missed a Home Game in 42 years.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, April 5, 2016 in the Maberry Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor David Goad and Pastor Kenneth Poston officiating. Interment will follow in the Captain George Quesenberry Cemetery with Military Rites by the Virginia National Guard. The family will receive friends 6p.m.-8p.m., Monday, April 4, 2016 at Maberry Funeral Home.