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In Memory of

Mary Emma Sargent Hollis

October 20, 1928 - June 13, 2017

Obituary


Mary Emma Sargent Hollis of Cullman passed away on June 13, 2017 at her residence at the age of 88. She was born on October 20, 1928 to Thomas O. and Willie Esther Smith Sargent. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband: William L. Hollis, 3 sisters and 3 brothers. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother devoted to her Lord Jesus Christ and her family. Her love for children led her to teach the little ones in Sunday School and VBS. She had a smile that would always warm your heart....

Mary Emma Sargent Hollis of Cullman passed away on June 13, 2017 at her residence at the age of 88. She was born on October 20, 1928 to Thomas O. and Willie Esther Smith Sargent. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband: William L. Hollis, 3 sisters and 3 brothers. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother devoted to her Lord Jesus Christ and her family. Her love for children led her to teach the little ones in Sunday School and VBS. She had a smile that would always warm your heart. She will be missed by all that knew her.
Funeral services will be on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. at New Prospect Baptist Church with Rev. Howard Wolfe officiating. Interment will be in the adjoining cemetery. Mrs. Hollis will lie in state for one hour prior to the service at the church.
Survivors are: children: Elaine (Jerry) Johnson, Janice (Doug) Lowery, Thomas (Denise) Hollis, Charles (Lisa) Hollis, Wayne (Beverly) Hollis, James (Kim) Hollis, sister: Charlene Sargent Cleveland, 13 grandchildren, 15, great grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.
Visitation is on Friday, June 16, 2017 at Moss Funeral Home from 6 P.M. until 9 P.M.