Sherry Holtzclaw, of the Deer Park Apartments on Biggerstaff Road in Spruce Pine, died Friday, February 9, 2018 at her home.

A native of Mitchell County, she was the daughter of the late Edward Logan and Anna Ruth Stafford Holtzclaw. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by a sister; Mary Dover; nephews; Jerry and Timothy Standridge; niece; Jackie Lynn Holtzclaw; and a great nephew; Jeremy Standridge.

Sherry will be remembered as an artist and loved to sing. She also loved to write stories and was currently in the process of writing a book.

Left to cherish her memories are her sons; Bobby Holtzclaw of Shelby and Ricky Lamb of Spruce Pine; her grandchildren; Heather Byrd, Anthony Lamb, Tanova Brewer, Bobby Holtzclaw, Chelsea Holtzclaw, and Logan Holtzclaw; great grandchildren; Jaxton Brewer, Payton Lamb, Shawn Byrd, Corbyn Lamb, Bryson Lamb, Kaylee Lamb and Camden Lamb; great nieces, Tammy Bess and Anna Standridge; her brothers; James Holtzclaw of Georgia and Jack Holtzclaw of Spruce Pine; and her sisters; Margaret Bess of Florida and Elizabeth Holtzclaw of Spruce Pine, nieces; Carmen Holtzclaw, Sonya Wheeler, Bridgette Gilly and Nancy Gouge, nephews; Eddie Holtzclaw, Jackie Holtzclaw, Mike Standridge and Wesley Holtzclaw.

The family respectfully requests the honor of your presence at the funeral service celebrating the life of Sherry Holtzcalw on Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 12:00 noon at the Mt. Carmel Baptist Church with the Rev. Toby Crowder officiating. A time to support the family, share memories and receive friends will be on Saturday, February 17, 2018 from 11:00 am until 12:00 noon at the church. Interment will follow in the Mt. Carmel Baptist Church Cemetery.

Words of comfort may be e-mailed to the family by going to our website;, selecting Sherry Holtzclaw’s name and then you may sign her guestbook. Webb Funeral Home of Spruce Pine is honored to be assisting the Holtzclaw family. Sherry’s obituary has also been posted on Facebook for viewing.

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