Exa Evalie Holley

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Exa Evalie Holley, 99, of Hornbeck, passed from this life on Monday, Oct.
17, 2011.
Evalie was born on July 17, 1912 in Marthaville. She then moved to Hornbeck as a young child. She was well known for her love of animals, flowers and books. Evalie never met a stranger. She had a very outgoing personality and was
very active in the community. She was a very energetic person, who loved to work outside no matter the weather.
She is survived by her daughter, Pauline Janette Grossmann and husband Klaus of Tampico Tamps, Mexico; son, Stieve E. Holley
and wife Myrtie of Hornbeck; granddaughters, Evalie Janette Grossmann Abrahamsson of Tampico Tamps, Mexico, Hanna Elizabeth Grossmann Brown of Sandy, Ore. and Joyce Marie Holley of Vinton; grandsons, Joe Forrest Holley of Hornbeck, Robert Edward
Holley and wife Bridget of LaFontaine, Ind.; three great granddaughters, Elsa Janette Abrahamsson, Ella Grace Brown and Indie Meyer; and six great grandsons: Nicolas Abrahamsson, Andrew Wilhelm Brown, Luke Aiden Brown, Stieve Forrest Holley, Eli
Townsend Holley and Mason Meyer.
Visitation will be on Oct. 19 from 4-9 p.m. at Hixson Funeral Home in Leesville. The funeral service will be held on Oct. 20 at 2 p.m. in Hixson Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Pisgah Cemetery
under the direction of Hixson Funeral Home of Leesville.
Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.hixsonfh.com.