James Christopher Hollifield, 69, of Terre Haute passed away at his home at 8:50 a.m., on Dec. 3, 2017. He was born Aug. 5, 1948, in Indianapolis to James and Carrie Frances Hollifield-Barnes.
He is survived by his daughter, Catina Hollifield-Hart/Jarvis (Patrick), son, James E. Hollifield (Jacqie), son, T. J. Sowers (Sarah), and daughter, Krystine Hollifield-Keagi (Danny); 17 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren; siblings Tilman Hollified (Penny), Doug Hollifield, Rose Young and Teresa Snyder (Scott).
James "Chris" is preceded in death by his parents; and a granddaughter, Sheena Louise Kay Hart.
He was a highly decorated non-commissioned officer that served in the U.S. Army and fought in three combat tours during the Vietnam War. A total of seven overseas assignments throughout his military career. He will be sadly missed.
Services will be 3 to 6 p.m., with military honors at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 13 2017, at Greiner Funeral Home, 2005 N. 13th St. Online concolences may be made at:
Published on December 11, 2017