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Elizabeth “Chick” Grace Holman

Born: 11/18/1915

Died: 6/22/2005

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

Elizabethd “Chick” Grace Holman, 89, of Idabel, Oklahoma, passed away June 22, 2005, at Champaign County Nursing Home, Urbana, Illinois. She was born November 18, 1915, at Idabel to Sidney J. and Mary Taylor Herndon. She married Orville E. Holman in December 1933 at Idabel.

Elizabeth was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church, Idabel. She was Miss Idabel in the early 1930s and was Idabel’s first and only parking meter maid. She was employed at Ray’s Steak House and Tootie Wilmoth’s Western Auto for many years.

She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; one brother; three half-brothers; and one half-sister.

Survivors include one son, Orville E. Holman Jr. of Champaign; one daughter, Vada L. Boyce of Mesa, Arizona; and one sister, Mary L. Stewart of Santa Fe, New Mexico.