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Lola Hollis Snavely, 90, of Flora, passed away peacefully at 1:15 p.m on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017 at her residence.
Born Feb. 3, 1927 in Idaville, she was the daughter of the late Forrest and Wilma (Biddle) Weaver. On April 21, 1949, she married John Elmer Hollis. He preceded in death on Sept. 28, 1959. She later married Robert Snavely and he preceded her in death in 1995.
Lola was a lifelong homemaker who also taught weekday religious education classes in Cass County for many years. Lola was a member and Elder at the Flora Presbyterian Church. She was a 50-year member of the Pythian Sisters and a founding member and volunteer of the Emmaus Mission Center in Logansport. Lola was known for always taking care of others.
Survivors include her son, Gerry Hollis (Susan) of Flora; granddaughter, Erika Hollis and great granddaughter, Echo, both of Lafayette; and sisters, Ann Jeffers of Logansport, Marcia Funk (Richard) of Royal Center, Betty Smith of Monticello and Margaret Van Meter (Max) of Monticello. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her sister, Jean John and brothers, Wayne, Lyle, Larry and Kenneth Weaver.
Services will be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017 at Harrison-Metzger & Rans Funeral Home, Royal Center Chapel with Pastor Grace Hammer officiating. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at Kistler Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the following: American Diabetes Association, Flora Presbyterian Church and/or Emmaus Mission Center.
Please sign the online guestbook or leave condolence for the family at www.ransfuneralhomes.com
Published on November 10, 2017
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