Helping Families and Friends Honor Their Loved One

Holding Funeral Home is honored to have served the citizens of Big Stone Gap, Appalachia, East Stone Gap and surrounding communities with compassion and dignity since 1941.

In today's world, customization of services is more important than ever. We take great pride in seeing that the families wishes are met. From video memorializations to special requests, the staff of Holding Funeral Home will help you in personalizing your loved one's service.

We are a third generation family-owned funeral home ready to assist you at your time of need. Our staff has over 100 years of combined experience in funeral service.

Our facilities give you a sense of home. While keeping with traditional values, we provide handicap accessible facilities.                 

If you need assistance call  276-523-1470 Big Stone  Or 276-880-0156 castlewood


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  • " Classiest Funeral I have ever attended, "I have never seen a casket that pretty before" My aunt look like she was sleeping, very peaceful meaningful ceremony!
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    Pat Liningston , June 18, 2014

  • The entire staff at Holdings made our family feel like theirs. During a difficult time I would recommend you all to all of my friends and family.
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    Paul , August 04, 2014

  • " Very Professional and Knowledgeable staff " Glad we made the choice for my uncle to be taken to your facility. Everything was handled with dignity and respect!
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    Alfred , August 07, 2014

  • You have dealt with my family for many, many years (Mullins).We have the up most respect for everyone at Holding. You all came all the way to Wabash Indiana to get my mom, It went you all had my dad (James H Mullins), My mom (Anna Sue Mullins) and my brother Charles S.Mullins).I want to thank you on behalf of my sisters and Myself you are the best.
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    Debbie Mullins Lawson , August 11, 2014

  • The staff of Holding Funeral Home, were very compassionate and professional in the handling of my cousins service. You can definitely tell they truly care.
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    Jeff Bellamy , August 19, 2014

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