Elizabeth Holliday Roberts

June 18, 2013 

Elizabeth Ann Parrish Holliday Roberts, 96, passed away Saturday, June 15, 2013 at Universal Health Care. She was born on April 6, 1917 in Wake County to the Late Kennie and Bessie Mae Matthews Parrish.

Funeral services will be held at 2 o’clock, Thursday afternoon, June 20, 2013 in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Montlawn Memorial Park.

Mrs. Roberts is survived by her sons, Donald Gene Holliday & Carolyn Britt of Boydton, VA, Henry Milton Holliday, Jr. of Youngsville, Paul Douglas Holliday & wife Diane of Youngsville and Robert Wayne Holliday & Kathryn of Blowing Rock; 15 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and extended family. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Henry Milton Holliday, Sr. and Morton Forrest Roberts, Jr.; son, Walter Lee Holliday, Sr.; one grandson and five siblings.

Friends may visit with the family prior to the service from 12:30-2:00 P.M., Thursday afternoon at Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Wake Forest. (919-556-5811)


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