Mrs. Sharron “Dianne” Lewis Holman, age 67, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, August 15, 2012 after an extended illness. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Allison Holman; grandson, Zachary Holman; parents, Travis and Gilda Lewis; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Chestley and Mary Lizzie Holman, Sr.; and sister, Jackie Lewis Everett. She is survived by her husband of forty-six years, Chestley M. Holman, Jr., Buford, GA; children, Melissa “Missie” Holman, Cannon, GA, Christy and Scott Payne, Buford, GA, Ashley and Justin Pacesky, Flowery Branch, GA and Skip and Renee Seawell III, Hoschton, GA; grandchildren, Madison Gray Holman, Ethan Cain Renfroe and Gage Pacesky; sisters and brothers-in-law, Linda and Bud Moore, Douglasville, GA and Terri and Gary Johnson, Payson, AZ; brother and sister-in-law, Biff and Donna Lewis, Dacula, GA; several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
Mrs. Holman was born August 8, 1945 in Atlanta, GA. She was a 1964 graduate of Gordon High School in Dekalb County. She was a homemaker. She was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church for thirty-eight years and a long time member of the Adult B. Sunday School class. She was a member of Gideon International Auxiliary North Hall Camp. Through her Sunday school class, she participated in providing meals to Good News at Noon, a homeless shelter in Gainesville, GA. She was a member of Zion Hill Hospitality Ministry team and served in the church nursery for thirty-eight years. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister and will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
Funeral service will be held on Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Dr. Paul Wade and Rev. Danny Newbern officiating. Interment will follow at Zion Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Friday from 10:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. Flowers are accepted or donations may be made to Zion Hill Baptist Church Building Fund or to the Gideon International Memorial Bible Fund, P.O. Box 2914, Gainesville, GA 30503 in memory of Dianne Holman. To express condolences, please sign our online guest book at www.flaniganfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133.