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Monday, August 30, 2021

Obituary - LaDonna Holding

LaDonna “Sam” Marie Holding, 56, passed away at her home in Nevada, MO on Friday, August 27, 2021. Sam was born on November 18, 1964 in Nevada, to Larry Thomas and Patricia Louise (Smotherman) Holding.

Sam was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Nevada. Her hobbies were cross stitching, genealogy and photography.

Survivors include her mother, Pat; two brothers, Mike Holding and his wife Paula, Nevada, MO, and Shawn Daugherty, Joplin, MO; an uncle, Jack Smotherman, Nevada; and, a niece, Jordan Holding, Mississippi. She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Frances Smotherman and a cousin, Jackie Smotherman.

Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 1, 2021 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Nevada with Father Peter Savidge officiating. Interment will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery in Nevada. Rosary will be at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, followed by a visitation until 7:00 p.m..

Those who wish may donate in Sam’s memory to the Vernon County Cancer Relief in care of Ferry Funeral Home.