Richard Allen Golliday

July 18, 1939 ~ December 2, 2023 (age 84) 84 Years Old

Richard Golliday Obituary

Richard Allen Golliday, 84 of Maurertown, VA passed away on December 2nd, 2023. He was born in Rockingham County Virginia on July 18th, 1939, son of the late Cecil F. Golliday and Ruby F. Golliday. He graduated from Triplett High School. He was owner/operator of Golliday Brothers Trucking for over 50 years. Prior to going into business with his brother Gene, he was a superintendent with VDOT. He was married to Dolly Whittington Golliday.

Richard is survived by two children, Deborah Gibson of Winchester, Va, and Dennis Golliday of Chambersburg, Pa. He had 5 grandchildren, Brandon Gibson, Amy Golliday, Duane Golliday, Amanda Booth, and Matthew Golliday, and he had 12 great grandchildren. Dolly has 5 children, (his stepchildren) Dean Whittington predeceased, Brenda Pederson, Karen Whiteston, Ricky Whittington and Randy Whittington, and several step great grandchildren.


In addition to his parents, Richard was preceded in death by his brothers, Eugene Golliday and Jerry Golliday. 

The funeral will be at Dellinger Funeral Home in Mt. Jackson at 2 PM on Wednesday December 6th, 2023. Burial will be Mount Jackson Cemetary. 

Pallbearers will be his son Dennis Golliday, grandson Brandon Gibson, Ronnie Miller, Eugene Golliday Jr., Ricky Whittington, and Donald Dawson. 

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Funeral Service
December 6, 2023

2:00 PM
Dellinger Funeral Homes, Mt. Jackson
5597 South Main Street
Mt. Jackson, VA 22842


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