Funeral services for Mrs. Wilma Lucille Hollis, age 91, of Manchester, will
be conducted at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at Manchester
Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Charles Williams officiating.
Burial will follow in Fredonia Cemetery.
Visitation with the family will be from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM on Tuesday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Hollis passed away Sunday afternoon at Medical Center of Manchester.
Wilma was born in Coffee County, TN, the daughter of the late Tommie A. and
Dollie Mae Bush Stacey.
She retired as a seamstress at Eden Industries. She was a member of the New Union Church of Christ. She enjoyed quilting, sewing, flowers, cooking and baking, and reading, especially her Bible.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Hollis was also preceded in death by her
husband, Jodie Elmer Hollis; and one grandson, Jodie Elmer Hollis, III; one
brother, Elmer Pruitt “E.P.” Stacey; and one sister, Gladys Stacey
McCullough. She is survived by three sons, Jodie E. Hollis, Jr. and Michael
(Tunya) Hollis, both of Manchester, and Thomas Hollis of Dayton, TN; two
daughters, Wilma (William) Gibson of Christiana and Wanda (Roy) Workman of
Chattanooga; one brother, Bobby (Merle) Stacey of Shelbyville; two sisters,
Linna Geneva (Bob) Feltner of Manchester and Betty (Bill) Driver of
Murfreesboro; nine grandchildren; several great grandchildren and great,
great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.