Holland Funeral Home

Alvin Rivers Jones – Obituary

November 20, 2017

Mr. Alvin Rivers Jones, 87, died Sunday, November 19, 2017 at Sanctuary Hospice House following an extended illness. He was born November 10, 1930 in Pontotoc County, MS, to Earnest Jones and Ellen Ross Jones. He married the love of his life, Virginia Jeanette Sneed on February 20, 1953. He served his country in the […]


Sheila Kay Hood Grisham Elliott – Obituary

November 20, 2017

Ms. Sheila Kay Hood Grisham Elliott, 60, died Sunday, November 19, 2017 at her residence. She was born in Nettleton, MS on June 19, 1957 to Lonnie Allen Hood and Dixie Emma Worthey Hood. Sheila was a graduate of Nettleton High School and worked many years as a payroll clerk employed earlier in her adult […]


William Erskine “Bill” Bates,Sr. – Obituary

November 15, 2017

William Erskine “Bill” Bates,Sr., 84, died Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at NMMC in Tupelo after a brief illness. Bill was born on April 5, 1933 in Tupelo to the late William Austin and Minnie Bell Berryhill Bates. A lifelong Lee County resident and patriotic American, Sergeant First Class Bill Bates served in the U. S. […]


Audrey Fikes – Death Notice

November 15, 2017

Mrs. Audrey Fikes, 90, died on Monday, November 13, 2017. A private graveside service will be held on Friday, November 17, 2017 at Barnsville Cemetery in Hamilton, AL. A Full Obituary will follow.


William Earl Lewis – Obituary

November 14, 2017

Mr. William Earl Lewis, 79, formerly of Okolona, died Monday, November 13, 2017 at North MS Medical Center. He was born July 17, 1938 in Chickasaw County, MS to Johnie Lewis and Leona Wooten Lewis. He married Wanda Millwood on March 21, 1965. He lived most of his life in Egypt, MS. William served his […]


Donald Weeks – Death Notice

November 12, 2017

Donald Weeks , 48, passed away on ThursdayNovember 09, 2017, at his residence in Tupelo.Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Holland Funeral Directors Tupelo Chapel .


Lula Lavelle Miller McCreary – Obituary

November 12, 2017

Lula Lavelle Miller McCreary, 90, went to her heavenly home on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at her longtime residence in the Willis Heights area of Tupelo. Lavelle, a lovely lady all her life, was born in Prentiss County on February 12, 1927 to the late Dee Troy Miller and Vivian Thornton Miller. She graduated from […]


Lillene Edwards Ballard – Obituary

November 11, 2017

Lillene Edwards Ballard, 81, died Saturday, Nov. 11. 2017 at North Miss. Medical Center in Tupelo after many years of failing health. Lillene was born on July 20, 1936 in the Union Community of Lee County to the late Robert Lee and Clay Ivy Edwards. She grew up there and graduated from Shannon High School […]


Sue Griffin Sherman – Death Notice

November 10, 2017

Mrs. Sue Griffin Sherman passed away on Friday, November 10, 2017 in Baltimore Maryland. Arrangements are pending at this time and will be announced at a later time.


Hubert Cody – Obituary

November 10, 2017

Hubert Cody, 73, passed away Friday, November 10, 2017, at his residence in Tupelo . Services will be on Sunday, November 12, 2017 at 3 PM at the Tupelo Chapel of Holland Funeral Directors. Visitation will be on Sunday only from noon until service time at the Tupelo Chapel . Burial will follow at Priceville […]


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