Obituary of Mary Susie Wood Holladay ~ 2001

Source: Wilmington Morning Star Dec 11 2001

Susie Wood Holladay of Wilmington, died Monday in Liberty Commons on 
Racine Drive.
She was born April 8, 1908 in Duplin County, NC, and was the daughter of 
the late John A. and Mary Catherine Lanier Wood; and the widow of Ransom 
James Holladay.
Mrs. Holladay was an active member of First Baptist Church, since joining 
in 1952, where she participated in many church functions. 
She was a retired bookkeeper from Fountain Oil Company.
Surviving are her son, James (Jim) Holladay and wife Libby of Hampstead; 
her daughter Melinda Holladay Hales and husband Clarence of Wilmington; 
her grandchildren, Kris Holladay Hines and husband John of Raleigh, NC, 
Eddie Hales and wife Veronica of Raleigh, NC, Susi Holladay Hamilton and 
husband Steve of Wilmington, Jeff Hales of Las Vegas, NV and Randy 
Holladay of Raleigh; several nieces and nephews, including Nell Stuart and 
husband Roland of Wilmington, Eva Ketelslager and husband Lamar of 
Kenansville, NC, H.L. Sanderson and wife Virginia of Magnolia, NC, James 
Lanier and wife Pearl of Chinquapin, NC; and her sister-in-law, Mary 
Sorenson of Sumter, SC.
Graveside services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 12, 
2001 in Oakdale Cemetery by Dr. Michael G. Queen and the Rev. John 
The family will receive friends on Tuesday evening from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 
Andrews Mortuary, Market Street Chapel, and other times will be at 442 
Semmes Drive, the residence of her daughter.
Andrews Mortuary, Market Street Chapel.

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