1988 Olympic medalist Debra Holloway passes away

Dec. 06, 2011, 11 a.m. (ET)

USA Taekwondo is saddened to learn of the death of Debra Holloway, a silver medalist in taekwondo at the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul, Korea. Holloway was a six-time national champion, winning the title in four different weight classes from 1976-1987. She also won the 5th Pan Am Taekwondo Championships held in Guayaquil, Ecuador, in 1986, took bronze at the 6th Pan Am Taekwondo Championships in Lima, Peru, in 1988, won a silver medal at the 1985 World Tournament in Seoul, and participated in the 1987 World Championships in Barcelona, Spain.

Our condolences go out to Debra's family and friends.
Her funeral will be held on Thursday, December 8 at 1:00 p.m. at the Marshall-March Funeral Home, 4308 Suitland Road, Suitland, Md.