Ralph Holbrook

Ralph M. Holbrook

Friday, January 10th, 1947 - Monday, December 9th, 2019
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Ralph M. Holbrook, 72 of Chesapeake died December 9, 2019 at Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston.

He retired from E.I. Dupont Belle Plant and was a member of the Charleston Moose Lodge. Ralph was a notorious pool shark and an avid card player. He was the strongest, fastest and most legendary softball player. If he didn’t get you with the right, he would get you with the left. He was the patriarch of the family and was a giant of a man. He was a family man through and through.

He was preceded in death by Wife: Vicki L. King Holbrook,
Parents: Ralph and Margie A. Newman Holbrook and
Brother: Kenny Holbrook.

Surviving Are:

Daughters: Cathy (Carl) Terry of Chesapeake,
Stephanie (Wayne) Burnette of Chesapeake,

Son: Ralph F. (Jessica) Holbrook of Charleston,

Honorary fourth child: Tommy Hively II of Chesapeake,

Grandchildren: Chad (Tifaney) Terry,
Tyler (Brooke Syner), Tayler and Tanner Burnette and
Gracelyn and Olivia Holbrook and

Great Granddaughter: Bethany Lynn Terry.

Funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday December 12, 2019 at Leonard Johnson Funeral Home, Marmet. Burial will follow in Montgomery Memorial Park, London. Friends may call 1 hour prior to the service at the Funeral Home.

Condolences may be sent to the family at leonardjohnsonfuneralhome.com.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, December 12th, 2019 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    Thursday, December 12th, 2019 10:00am - 11:00am
    Leonard Johnson Funeral Home
    8706 California Ave.
    MARMET, WV 25315
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Thursday, December 12th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Thursday, December 12th, 2019 11:00am
    Leonard Johnson Funeral Home
    8706 California Ave.
    MARMET, WV 25315
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Montgomery Memorial Park


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Mary Mace

Posted at 08:05pm
Kathy - So sorry to learn of Ralph's passing. The Holbrook family always has meant a lot to me. Our lives intertwined during our teenage years and they were like second family to me. Heartfelt sorrow to all of you.

Bob Phares

Posted at 06:17pm
Ralph is a good man and will be missed by many. RIP Ralph

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