Bernice Friels Hollis
Obituary For Bernice Friels Hollis
Funeral services for Bernice Friels Hollis of Cottonport were held on Saturday, March 31, 2018 at 11 a.m. at Golden Chain Baptist Church with Pastor Larry G. Jones officiating. Internment was in the church cemetery under the direction of Progressive Funeral Home in Bunkie.
Hollis, age 60, passed away on Thursday, March 22, 2018 at 5 p.m. in Bunkie General Hospital. Sis. Hollis was called by the captain of her salvation saying, “well done thy good and faithful servant.” She was a member of Golden Chain Baptist Church and served in the Senior Choir until her health failed. She worked for Todd and Sandra St. Romain for 27 years.
Bernice was united in Holy Matrimony to Lawrence Hollis on December 30, 2006. To this union, no children were born.
She leaves to cherish her memories, her loving husband, Lawrence Hollis of Cottonport; two brothers, Roy Friels of Cottonport and Donald (Shirley) Friels, Sr. of Cottonport; sister, Ruby M. Williams of Cottonport; two aunts, Ella L. Milo of Port Arthur, Texas and Mary Moore of Marksville; four sisters-in-law; four brothers-in-law; three aunts in-law; one uncle in-law; 30 nieces and nephews; 94 great-nieces and nephews; 66 great-great nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends. She is also survived by two God children, Joseph Murray, III and Sabrina Murray.
Pallbearers honored to serve were Demarcus Friels, Larry Francisco, Jerel Friels, Joseph Murray, III, Gerald Friels, David Murray, Donald Friels, Jr., Devonta Murray, Charles Friels and Kenneth Friels.
Cottonport, LA 71327
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