C. L. “Dick” Holland, Jr. ’55

C. L. “Dick” Holland, Jr., widower of Dorothy McConnell Holland passed away at Emory Hospital in Atlanta, GA on July 3, 2018. Born October 26, 1933 in Wilmington, NC, he was the son of the late C. L. Holland, Sr. and Hazel M. Holland.

Dick is survived by three sons and their wives: Jeff Holland (Lea), Lance Holland (Christine) and Burton Holland (Emily) all of Atlanta, GA, 4 granddaughters and 2 grandsons. He is also survived by a sister and brother in law, Becky Holland Powell (Mason) of Greenville, SC.

Dick was a 1950 graduate of New Hanover High School and a 1955 graduate of Davidson College. He received a Masters Degree from North Carolina State University and a PHD in Industrial Psychology from Purdue University.

He retired from Georgia State University after 35 years of teaching psychology and statistics. He loved his family, travel, all sports and especially the Atlanta Braves.

A celebration of life will be held Saturday, July 14 at 2:00 PM at the Episcopal Church of the Epithany, Decatur, GA.