Celebrating the life of

Doris Holder Ruff

Passed away on July 03, 2022

Doris Holder Ruff

Doris Holder Ruff, 86, passed away on Sunday, July 3, 2022 at her residence.  She was born in Effingham County, daughter of Charles S. and Grace Edwards McCall.

After graduation from Clyo High School, she moved to Savannah and married Romie Dell Holder.  Mrs. Ruff retired in 1996 from Solomon Wholesale Pharmacy and was a member of Wilmington Island United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, Romie Dell Holder and Claude L. Ruff, son, Charles Geoffrey Holder and sister, Charlotte Fultz.

Surviving are her son, Todd Holder (Angel) of Brunswick, GA; daughter, Delores Bias (John) of Bluffton, SC; sister, Barbara Zealy of Effingham County, GA; grandchildren, Zachary Holder of Brunswick, GA; Jessica Holder of Williamsburg, VA; three great grandchildren, Lila Holder, Thalia Valenzuela and Easton Linden all of Williamsburg, VA.

The funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 7, 2022 at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel.  The family will receive friends from 12:30 p.m. until 1:30 p.m. prior to the service.

Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens.

Remembrances:  Hospice Savannah, Inc., P.O. Box 13190, Savannah, GA 31416 or the Alzheimer’s Association, 4849 Paulsen St., Suite 103, Savannah, GA 31406.





My sincere condolences to the Ruff family. I am from Maye River Baptist Church in Bluffton, SC, a friend of Delores Bias. We would all like to express our sympathies at this time. God be with the family as they go through this time of loss.

- Judith Gregory, Hardeeville, SC

So very sorry for your loss. Aunt Doris was always a favorite of mine and she remained in contact with my parents for as long as they lived. I know that she will be missed.

- Jean Holder Fountain, Guyton, Ga

- Guiselle Valenzuela, Seffer. Florida , FL. 33485

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel