|Death: ||May, 1959|
Death Takes Former Alderman
William Taliaferro "Pete" Hollis, 50, 2810 Broadway, former alderman and insurance executive of the Hollis Insurance Agency in the Boyle Building, died last night in a Little Rock hospital. He was the son of the late John Herndon Hollis and Mrs. Linda Taliaferro Hollis.
Mr. Hollis attended Little Rock public schools and was a graduate of the Little Rock High School. He also attended the College of the Ozarks and the University of Arkansas. He was a member of the 1st Methodist Church, Kappa Alpha Order at the University of Arkansas, Riverdale Country Club, North Little Rock Elks No. 1004, a veteran of World War II, and a member of Eberts Legion Post.
Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Lucile Harper Hollis; a son, William S. Hollis, Cleveland, Miss.; his step-mother, Mrs. J. H. Hollis, Little Rock; a step-daughter, Mrs. Virginia Dillard Belford, Little Rock; two brothers, Dr. N. T. Hollis, Little Rock, and John H. Hollis, Jr., Savannah, Ga.; three sisters, Mrs. Claibourne W. Conway, Little Rock; Mrs. R. W. Rogers, Grosse Pointe, Mich., and Mrs. W. A. Leary, Baton Rouge, La., and three grandchildren.
Burial will be in Mt. Holly Cemetery Mausoleum.
John Herndon Hollis (1870 - 1941)
Malinda M Taliaferro Hollis (1875 - 1920)
Mount Holly Cemetery
Created by: Patricia
Record added: Jun 03, 2011
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