Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Dyer Holland

Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Dyer Holland, age 83, of Whisenant Street, Toccoa, GA, passed away Saturday, June 5, 2021 at the Stephens County Hospital.

A daughter of the late Ralph and Iola Blackwell Dyer, she was born September 7, 1937 in Stephens County where she lived her entire life.   She was retired from Fieldale Corporation and was a member of the Rock Quarry Congregational Holiness Church.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin Walter Holland, an infant daughter Mary Jane Holland, a son Phillip Holland and by two brothers, Bobby and Jr. Dyer.

Survivors include a daughter, Ann Dooley of Toccoa; four sons and daughters-in-law, Walter and Jackie Holland,  Henry and Angie Holland and James Holland all of Toccoa and William Holland of Demorest; eight grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren; brother, Billy Dyer of Habersham County, Georgia.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, June 8, 2021, 2 O’clock p.m. at the Rock Quarry Congregational Holiness Church with the Reverend Edward Hood and the Reverend John Kelly officiating.  The following will serve as pallbearers, Heath Holland, Chad Dyer, Kim Martin, Garry Simpson, Tony Eller and Johnny Chattin.

The family will receive friends at the Acree-Davis Funeral Home on Tuesday, June 8, 2021, from noon until 1:30 PM.  Online condolences may be left for the family at

Interment will follow in the Zebulon Baptist Church Cemetery with the Acree-Davis Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements for Mrs. Mary Dyer Holland.