9/5/2021 4:27:00 PM Patsy Ann Willis Smith Holland February 14, 1942 - September 5, 2021
NEWTON, N.C. - Patsy Ann Willis Smith Holland, age 79, of Newton passed away surrounded by her loving family, Sunday, September 5, 2021 at her residence.
Born February 14, 1942 in Catawba County, she was the daughter of the late Ira Willis and the late Belzie Caldwell Willis. Patsy was a member of Union Baptist Church in Lincolnton. In addition to her parents, first husband, Donald Smith; son, Donald “Bud” Smith Jr.; two daughters, Nancy Smith Canipe, Lisa Smith; five brothers; and a sister, preceded her in death.
Left to cherish her memory is her husband Howard Holland Jr. of the home; son Tommy Smith of Conover; two daughters Sheila Rogers of Lincolnton, Linda Maples and Scotty Morgan of Newton; brother Bobby Willis of Maiden; sister Shirley Canipe of Crouse; two step-daughters Kathy Ellis and husband Mark of Mooresville, Sandy Escoto of Statesville; 10 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
The funeral service will be held Thursday, September 9, 2021 at 3 p.m. at Union Baptist Church in Lincolnton.
Burial will follow at Providence Road Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends prior to the service from 2-2:45 p.m. at Union Baptist Church.
Visit www.burkemortuary.com to register your condolences.
Memorials may be made to Union Baptist Church, 2801 McCorkle Rd., Lincolnton, NC 28092
Burke Mortuary of Maiden, N.C. is serving the Holland family.