Asher Holliday

Asher Jameson Holliday, infant son of Richie and Kristen Holliday, was born sleeping Sunday, February 4, 2018, at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. He was a miracle from Heaven, and God saw fit that His miracle was added to His realm of Angels.

Those who welcomed him into Heaven were his paternal great-grandparents, Richard and Lucille Holliday and Martha Dillon and maternal great-grandparents, Eddie "Poppy" and Peggy "Nanny" Howdock and William Bird.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by his two brothers who were anxiously awaiting his arrival, James Richard Holliday III and Alden Andrew Holliday at home; paternal grandparents, Dickie and Brenda Holliday of Ronceverte, WV, and maternal grandparents, Andy and Sheila Howdock of Peterstown, WV; maternal great-grandmother, Mary Ann Bird of Rocky Gap, VA; aunt, Sarah "Sis" Baker and uncle Steven of Ronceverte, WV, and aunt Melissa Adkins and uncle Kevin of Peterstown, WV; cousins, Jaycee, Bryson, Preston, Hunter, Sadie Mae, Silas, and Sylvie; great-aunts, Janice Deem (David), Joan Leftwich (Jay), Kathy Harris (Eddie); great-uncles, Don Holliday, Mike Holliday (Wendy), and Steve Howdock (Cheryl); and a special aunt, Brittany McDaniel.

Visitation will be 12 p.m. to 3 p.m., Sunday, February 11, 2018, at the Morgan Funeral Home - 252 Montvue Drive, Lewisburg, WV. Burial with a private graveside service will be at the Bethel Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery, Organ Cave, WV.

Richie, Kristen, and the boys would like to thank everyone for their thoughts, prayers and acts of kindness during this most difficult time of their lives.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Aaron S. Cox Memorial Golf Tournament c/o Ronceverte Baptist Church - 437 W. Main Street, Ronceverte, WV 24970. This tournament gives to special needs children.

Online guestbook can be signed or condolences may be sent to the family at

Morgan Funeral Home in Lewisburg is in charge of arrangements.

Obituary originally published in the February 8, 2018 edition of The West Virginia Daily News.


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