William “Bill” Henry Hollingsworth, 56

WILMINGTON — William “Bill” Henry Hollingsworth, age 56, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, November 17, 2021, from complications of congestive heart failure. He followed in the footsteps of his late father, Elmer (Holly) Hollingsworth as contractor and owner of Hollingsworth Heating & Air. 

Bill is survived by his mother, Joyce Hollingsworth; his daughter Elexis (his “Sweet Pea”) and son Devin Hollingsworth, and their mother Elisa Coronado, his co-parent and forever friend. Elexis is the mother of Bill’s only grandson Liam, who was his namesake, and Liam’s dad, Robert Wentz.

He also leaves behind his brother Elmer Hollingsworth; his sister and friend Katy Hollingsworth Leitch, and his brother-in-law and working partner, Russell Leitch; along with many nieces and nephews who loved and admired their Uncle Bill greatly. He will also be remembered by his extended family, neighbors, valued customers, and many many friends, especially Larry Ivins, who was like a brother to Bill. 

Everyone who knew Bill recognized him as a good man, willing to give a helping hand, asking nothing in return. He will be greatly missed. 

A celebration of Bill’s life will take place at 476 McQuillan Drive, Wilmington, NC, 28412, Saturday, November 27, 2021, at 3:00 P.M. 

There will be indoor and outdoor areas to socialize, with masks encouraged to your comfort level but not required. All who knew and loved Bill are welcome.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Andrews Mortuary, Wilmington.  Please sign the online Guestbook at www.andrewsmortuary.com  

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