Advertisement

Obituaries

Obituaries

Lily Holliday 1909 - 2007 Meriden

Funeral services for Lily Holliday, 98, Ozawkie, will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Jefferson Assembly of God Church in Meriden. Graveside services will be at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday in Fairview Cemetery in Goff.Mrs. Holliday died Thursday, Sept. 20, 2007, at Hickory Pointe Care and Rehabilitation Center in Oskaloosa.She was born July 22, 1909, in Seneca, the daughter of Cass Orlin and Loretta Alice Wright Baker. She lived in Ozawkie since 1965. Mrs. Holliday was a beauty operator and hairdresser in Ozawkie for many years. She was a member of Jefferson Assembly of God Church in Meriden and was active in the Lay Witness Ministries of the Church. She was also a member of Pleasant View Grange in Ozawkie.She married Harley Orval Holliday on March 8, 1929, in Holton. He died April 16, 1982.Mrs. Holliday was preceded in death by a son, Harley Holliday Jr., and a great-grandson.Survivors include two sons, Jerry D. Holliday, Neodesha, and Robert "Bob" Holliday, Ozawkie; nine grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.Friends may call after noon on Monday at Barnett-Chapel Oaks Meriden Chapel, where the family will receive them from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday.The family suggests memorials to the church, sent in care of the funeral chapel, P.O. Box 331, Meriden, 66512.