|Birth: ||Dec. 12, 1903|
|Death: ||Mar. 2, 2004|
Ms. Lela Artis Holland, age 100, died at the East Georgia Regional Medical Center in Statesboro, Georgia Regional Medical Center in Statesboro, Georgia, on Tuesday afternoon, March 2, 2004 after an extended illness. Ms. Holland was born December 18, 1903 in Bulloch County, Brooklet, Georgia to the proud parents of the late James Chester and Mary Ann Moore Holland. Ms. Holland was a faithful member of the Old Bethel Primitive Baptist Church, Statesboro, Georgia, until her health failed. She was a homemaker and loved people.
Ms. Holland is survived by one sister, Mary Quillia Holland Martin, Statesboro, Georgia; three devoted nieces, Mildred Faye Martin, Statesboro, Georgia, Alice F. Cosby and Rose Dixon, Bradenton, Florida; two nephews, Madison Monroe Holland, Jr. and Eric Holland, Tampa, Florida; one sister-in-law, Melrose Holland, Sarasota, Florida; a friend as a son, Willie Mercer, Nevils, Georgia; three faithful cousins, Willie Mae Cone, Glennera Martin , and Dr. Vera Richmond, Phd., Statesboro, GA.
Funeral Services will be held on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. at the Old Bethel Primitive Baptist Church off Highway 67, Statesboro, GA. Pastor Elder Willie Beal, officiating. The body will lie in state at the church on Saturday from 12:00 a.m. until the funeral hour.
Riggs Funeral Home Statesboro, GA
Savannah Morning News, March 6, 2004
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Old Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
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