Willie Mae Holland

Willie Mae Holland

Sunday September 6th, 2020
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Willie Mae Holland, 79, was born in West Point, GA August 25, 1941. She went home to be with her heavenly Father on September 6, 2020.

She attended Howard High School. She was employed at 21st Century Child Development Center.

We loved her sense of humor, her laugh, her loving and care-free spirit, the way she prepared Sunday dinner and that Family meant everything to her!

She was preceded in death by her parents, Willie and Hattie Patillo; son, Michael L. Patillo.

She leaves to cherish her memory, granddaughter, Micah Patillo, Chattanooga, TN; daughter-in-law, Wendy Patillo; sisters, Minnie Rhodes, Chattanooga, TN, Evia (Clyde) Holland, McDonough, GA, Marian (Richard) Brown, Atlanta, GA, Ruby (Eddie) Nail, Atlanta, GA; brother, Willie (Breann) Hodo, West Point, GA; aunt, Lilly Ruth Patillo, Chattanooga, TN; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends; special best friend, Barbara “Marilyn” Robertson of Chattanooga, TN.

Public viewing will be held 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Saturday, September 12, 2020 at the funeral home. A private funeral service will be held. Interment: Hamilton Memorial Gardens 10:00 am Monday, September 14, 2020.

The funeral service will be broadcast live beginning at 1:00 PM EST Saturday, September 12, 2020 at

Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 423-622-9995.
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  • Visitation

    Saturday September 12th, 2020 | 9:00am - 12:00pm
    Saturday September 12th, 2020 9:00am - 12:00pm
    John P. Franklin Funeral Home
    1101 Dodds Avenue
    Chattanooga, TN 37404
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    Saturday September 12th, 2020 |
    Saturday September 12th, 2020
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Alicia Pattillo Norman

Posted at 02:42pm
It saddens me that I wont be able to attend your homegoing celebration; you will be missed dearly....Love Always!!!!!
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Sandra Smith

Posted at 12:17pm
Willie Mae small lady with a big heart she loved her family and was better known as Willie Mae Patillo after her father yes Sweetie Girl will be miss. Love your cousin Sandra Smith

Thomas ward Posted at 01:56am

So sorry for your lost

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