Friday, November 28, 2008

Pearlie Nadine Holman, 86, passed away Friday, Nov. 21, 2008, in St. John's Hospital, Springfield. She was born Dec. 11, 1921, in Garfield, Ark., the daughter of Jesse Pearl and Lillie Catherine (Gumels) Hency.

She worked many years at the Zenith plant in Springfield, as an assembly line worker.

She was preceded in death by a son, Jerry Holman; a great-grandchild, Justine Holman; her parents; and five brothers, Clement, Geraldine, Ray, James, and Cletis Hency.

Survivors include: two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and two brothers and their spouses, Wayne and Dorthena Hency, and Marvin and June Hency.

There will be a private memorial, planned at a later date, by the grandchildren.

Arrangements were by Meador Funeral Home, Republic.