Annie Mae Holliday, 95, went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Friday, January 25, 2013. She was born in Lake City to the late William and Nellie (Cox) Thomas and remained here all of her life. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great & great great grandmother who devoted her time to her family and to the service of her church. She was Secretary at Pine Grove Baptist Church for 17 years and will be deeply missed by her church family. She is preceded in death by her parents, her brothers, Fred Thomas, Richard "Dink" Thomas, and Grady "Buck" Thomas; sisters, Ruth Thomas and Wilma Howell; son, Ellis Holliday and her husband of 32 years, Elmer Holliday.
Survivors include her daughter, Nella Mae Richardson; grandchildren, Jimbo (Lisa) Richardson, Marcie (Jerry) Kemp, Kent (Brandy) Holliday, and Kim Holliday; great grandchildren, Jacob,
Micah, and Ethan Richardson, Brittany and Makenzie Kemp, Eric Holliday and two other great grandchildren; and 2 great great grandchildren; many nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 in the chapel of Gateway-Forest Lawn Funeral Home with Pastor Ron Thompson officiating. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Visitation with the family will be Monday evening, January 28, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. GATEWAY-FOREST LAWN FUNERAL HOME, 3596 South U.S. Hwy 441, Lake City, Florida 32025, (386) 752-1954. Please leave words of comfort for the family at www.gatewayforestlawn.com