DE LEON Funeral services for Dora Etta Holland, 82, of Desdemona, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, at Desdemona Church of Christ with Ken Frazier officiating. Burial will follow at De Leon Cemetery under the direction of Nowlin Funeral Home.

She died Sunday, Oct. 28, 2007, at Comanche County Medical Center.

She was born Oct. 29, 1924, in Roscoe to Ira and Gustava Hagar Tucker. On Sept. 12, 1942, she was married to John J. Holland in De Leon.

Survivors include her sons, Clifford Holland and Ronnie Holland of De Leon, Sammy Holland of Rockwall and Danny Holland of Euless; brothers, Wayne Tucker of Arlington and Winston Tucker of Odessa; sister, Alma Nance of Roswell, N.M.; seven grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John J. Holland on Oct. 12, 1999; two brothers, Sterling Tucker and Junior Tucker; three sisters, Naomi Allen, Ona Broughton and Charlene Carrie Boen.