Wanda Lee Hollingsworth


Wanda Lee Hollingsworth, 83, of Columbia, passed away Friday, September 8, 2023 at her residence. She was born in Des Moines, Iowa on January 8, 1940 to the late Thomas and Naomi Sales Gilliam.

Mrs. Hollingsworth was a member of the Arlington Assembly of God Church family and enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

Survivors include her husband, Squire “Bud” Hollingsworth; six children, Edward “Eddie” Green (Nancy) of Iowa, Edwin “Freddie” Green (Deb) of Iowa, Wade Green of Missouri, Kevin Green (Dori) of Columbia, Kelly Helm (Elsworth) of Florida, and Margaret “Tink” Estes (James) of Florida; three siblings, Phyllis Witt (Dick) of Iowa, Jack Gilliam (Phyllis) of Iowa, and Patty Olson (Nells) of Florida; a daughter-in-law, Irene Hollingsworth of Iowa; sister-in-law, Laura Yerigan (Jerry); and numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Darrell Hollingsworth; and siblings, her twin Wilda “Teeny” Alery (Everett), Linda Thompson (Jim), Joyce Thompson (Leroy), Tommy Gilliam, and Nancy Olds (Harold).

The family chose cremation, and no services are scheduled at this time.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

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