John Marvin Holyfield


Birth Date: August 30, 1924

Death Date: May 16, 2017

Visitation Date: 5-19-2017 Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Visitation Place : Heritage Funeral Home


Service Date: 5-19-2017 Time: 11:00 AM
Service Place : Heritage Funeral Home


Cemetery Date: 5-19-2017 Time: 12:00 PM
Cemetery Place : Serene Memorial Gardens

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Obituaries » John Marvin Holyfield



James V. Miller




Moss Point, MS



May 23, 2017



One of my deepest honors of late was to be privileged to present the United States flag to Mr. Holyfield\'s family at graveside. What a great American and outstanding man of God! Thank you Holyfield family. This old M.P. (Military Policeman) was honored and humbled.


Frankie Mayeux




Lumberton Texas



May 19, 2017



Mr. Marvin Holyfield was a Great example of how human beings should be to each other. Always had a smile and kind caring words to say. I knew him as Gran-daddy bc of his grand daughters Gayla and Desiree. An Awesome man definitely gained his Angel wings!!! May all of you find peace during this difficult time!! Love to you all!


Brenda Guidry




Slidell, LA



May 19, 2017



Uncle Marvin was a great influence on my life. I greatly admired him for his service to God and country. I will miss him. My heart goes out to Gloria, Sylvia and John as I know you will miss him so very much.


Janice Smallwood




Mobile, Al



May 18, 2017



My condolences to the family. May God give you peace and comfort in the days ahead. You are in my thoughts and prayers.