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Evelyn Jones Holland
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Birth: Jan. 30, 1921
Death: Apr. 18, 2008

Evelyn Jones Holland, 87, retired Vice-President of National Bank of Commerce, died Friday April 18, 2008 at Desoto Healthcare Center in Southaven. She was preceded in death by her husband, Era Wilson Holland in 1986. Surviving Mrs. Holland are her daughter, Elise Holland Foster; son-in-law, Michael M. Foster; and granddaughter, Victoria Holland Foster. She also leaves two sisters, Mrs Laura J. Moody of Tyler, Texas and Mrs. Martha J. Bradford of Shreveport, Louisiana and many much loved nieces; nephews; and cousins. Mrs. Holland also leaves behind her church family at St. Matthews United Methodist Church were she was a long-time member. Evelyn was born January 30, 1921 in Water Valley Mississippi, the seventh child of nine, to Lee Andrew and Leila Weaver Jones. During her career at the National Bank of Commerce, she was honored as "Woman of the Year" by the American Institute of Banking in 1958, and was the first female branch manager at NBC. Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday, April 21 at Memorial Park Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 22 at Memorial Park Funeral Home with interment immediately following in Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial Park Funeral Home 901-767-8930 (Published in The Commercial Appeal on 4/20/2008.)
Memorial Park Cemetery
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Created by: Carole McCaig
Record added: Apr 20, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26148822
Evelyn <i>Jones</i> Holland
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Evelyn <i>Jones</i> Holland
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Evelyn <i>Jones</i> Holland
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