Age: 81 Address: The Cattail Community Date of Death: Wednesday, January 1,2014 Arrangements: Yancey Funeral Services
Details: Azalea Holland Shelton of the Cattail Community, went home to be with the Lord after a long illness on Wednesday, January 1st, 2014 at her home. A native of Greenville, TN, she was the youngest of 14 children to Josh and Julie Carper Holland. Azalea enjoyed quilting, crocheting and refinishing furniture.
Surviving is her daughter, Linda Nailor and husband, John, of Burnsville and a sister, Ruby Cogdill, of Cumberland, VA. Several nieces, nephews and cousins also survive.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, January 6th in the Laurel Branch Baptist Church. Rev. Ray Strickland will officiate.
The family requests memorial donations be made to Hospice of Yancey County, 856 Georges Fork Road, Burnsville, NC 28714.