Sue Bolling Hollis

March 26, 1937 ~ June 23, 2022 (age 85)

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Sue Hollis

Baldwyn/Houston Community-Sue Bolling Hollis, 84, crossed from this life to eternal life from North Miss. Medical Center in Tupelo after a period of declining health.  A proud Virginian by birth, Sue was born in historic Petersburg, Va. on March 26, 1937 to the late Asa C. Moody, Sr. and Annie Mae Woodruff Moody. She graduated from Petersburg High School. Sue and her late husband, Baker Hollis, Sr. lived in Virginia several years before his death in 1972.  She moved to Mississippi, stayed several years while raising her children and returned to Virginia from 1987-2010 when she returned to Miss. to live the remainder of her life.  Her working career was as a medical stenographer with IMA Clinic.  Her last years, she was a property manager. A Baptist, Sue was a strong, independent woman who loved her family and nurtured them unconditionally.

A service celebrating her life will be held at 1 PM Saturday, June 25, 2022 at the Sadie Holland Memorial Chapel at Holland Funeral Directors-Tupelo with Bro. Bobby Holland officiating.  Visitation will be from Noon-service time Saturday at the Funeral Home.  For those unable to attend, the service may be viewed at  Private burial will take place in the Moody/Woodruff family plot in Blandford Cemetery in downtown Petersburg, Va.

Sue is survived by her daughter, Jennifer Hollis Parker of Sierra Vista, Arizona; her son, Baker Hollis, Jr. and wife, Linda of Morehead, Ky; her daughter in law, Donna Hollis of Baldwyn; her grandchildren, Cagney Parker, Joshua Hollis, Brandy Hollis Babcock, Ethan Hollis, Trevyn Hollis, Katelyn Hollis and Wesley Hollis; her great grandchildren, Cole Phoenix Hollis, Riley Grace Hollis, Zoe Reveka Hollis, Brooklyn Hollis, Lillie Goodman and Memphis Hollis; her dogs, Charlie and Sambo.  She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Baker Hollis and her sons, Ronald Hollis and Russell “Russ” Hollis.

Memorials may be made to SAFE, Inc., 105 Clark Place, Tupelo, MS. 38804. Condolences may be e- mailed to

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June 25, 2022

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Holland Funeral Service (Sadie Holland Memorial Chapel, Tupelo)

Funeral Service

June 25, 2022

1:00 PM
Holland Funeral Service (Sadie Holland Memorial Chapel, Tupelo)

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