Barbara Holland, 79

October 25, 1943 - December 5, 2022

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Barbara Sue Wingo Holland,79, departed this life to rejoin her family gone before and to meet her Lord and Savior face to face on Monday evening late at North Miss. Medical Center in Tupelo after battling pneumonia. Barbara was born in Prentiss County, Miss. on October 25, 1943 to the late Forest Wingo and Gladys McCombs Wingo. She graduated from Shannon High School in 1962 and took classes at Blue Mountain College.

On October 11, 1960, she married Danny Holland, a Southern Baptist Preacher , who pastored Churches in this area many years. He died on Feb. 8, 2003. Barbara spent her working life in retail as a salesperson for Uniforms Unlimited in Tupelo. Additionally, she was a Pastor’s wife for over 40 years serving children’s ministry in Brewer, Chesterville, Louisville, Hamilton and Mantachie. She was a member of Euclatubba Baptist Church. Barbara enjoyed her grandchildren immensely and was an avid reader.

A service celebrating her life will be held at 1 PM Thursday, December 8, 2022 from the Sadie Holland Memorial Chapel at Holland Funeral Directors with Bro. Scott Witcher, her pastor, officiating. Private burial will follow in Chesterville Memorial Gardens. Visitation will begin at Noon and continue until service time. For those unable to attend, the service may be viewed at

Barbara is survived by her only daughter, Kim Holland Raines (Chuck Palmer); Nana’s pride and joy, her two grands, Dustin Raines (Autumn) and Danyelle Raines Smith (Corey) of Saltillo; 2 great grandchildren, Reid Raines and Kori Smith; her brother in law, Bro. Bobby Holland (Linda) of Saltillo; 4 nieces and 4 nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Bro. Danny and two sisters, Imogene Hall and Joanne Witt.

Memorials may be made to Sanctuary Hospice House, P. O. Box 2177, Tupelo, MS. 38802. Holland Funeral Directors is honored to be serving their family.


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