Thelma Dellinger Holland, 76, of Newland the Ingalls community passed away Monday, April 27, 2009 at her home. A native of Avery County she was a daughter of the late Linnie Edward and Ada McKinney Dellinger and was a member of the Whites Memorial Baptist Church. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Garland Thomas Holland, three brothers Delmar, Clarence and Homer Dellinger and two sisters Marcella Forbes and Virginia Smith.
Survivors include a daughter Sheila Laws of Newland, two grand-daughters Courtney and Kaitlyn Laws both of Newland and a grandson Nathaniel Laws also of Newland. She is also survived by two brothers Cecil and Ivor Dellinger both of Spruce Pine and a sister Clarice Presnell of Marion and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral service for Mrs. Holland will be conducted on Tuesday, April 28, 2009 at 4:00 pm at the Whites Memorial Baptist Church. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will follow in the Whites Memorial Cemetery.
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