Essie Lee Holland

Essie Lee Holland, 82, of Fayetteville, AR, departed this life Tuesday, August 8, 2017, at her residence in Fayetteville.

Mrs. Holland, daughter of the late James Clyde & Vida Mae (Miller) Cunningham, was born September 27, 1934, in Dalton, AR.  She was a homemaker and wedding planner.  Mrs. Holland enjoyed cooking, gardening, she enjoyed life, her grandson and she was an excellent seamstress.  Mrs. Holland was a member of the Church of Christ.  

On March 13, 1952, she was married to Bobby Glennis Holland in Pocahontas, AR. He preceded her in death. 

Surviving are three sons; Bryan Holland, Devin Holland, and Tracy (Nancy) Holland all of Fayetteville, AR; and one grandson; Dylan Lee Holland.

Mrs. Holland was preceded in death by her parents and one sister Georgia Hastings; and three brothers Jimmy Cunningham, J.C. Cunningham, & Herschel Cunningham.

Visitation will be from 5-8 PM, Friday August 11, 2017, at the Edwards Funeral Home in Doniphan. Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 2 PM in the Edwards Funeral Home Chapel.  Burial will be in Gatewood Cemetery.