Graveside service for Sheri Lynn Holland, age 72, of Decatur, will be Saturday, March 24, 2018, 2:00 p.m. at East Lawrence Memorial Gardens with Bobby King officiating and Shelton Funeral Home directing. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. prior to service.
Ms. Holland, who died surrounded by family on Friday, March 16, 2018, at Summerford Nursing Home, was born June 24, 1945, in Harland, IA, to Sherwood Worth Holland and Bette Verlee Hansen Holland Springer. She was preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by three sons, Lyle Carter Willits (Theresa) of Decatur, Christopher Peter Willits (Andrea) of Half Moon Bay, CA, and Phillip Scott Willits of Tennessee; five grandchildren, Megan Boston of Trinity, Sara Barfield of Flint, Paige Willits of Decatur, and Adam Willits and Madeleine Willits of Half Moon Bay, CA; three great-grandchildren, Carter Boston of Trinity, and Grant Barfield and Jonathan Barfield, both of Flint; and former husband, Peter Willits of Leawood, KS.
The family of Ms. Holland wish to express their deep appreciation, and sincerely thank the caring staff at Summerford Nursing Home and friends for their acts of kindness and sympathy.