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Dorothy Holland Snyder, 92, SC, obit; d/o Charles A. & Patra Bearden Holland
Posted by: Jan (ID *****6213) Date: October 19, 2012 at 19:40:24
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Dorothy Holland Snyder, 92, of Spartanburg, SC, passed
away on Wednesday, October 17, 2012. Born October 27,
1919, in Spartanburg, she was the daughter of the late
Charles Adolphus and Patra Bearden Holland, and was
married to the late George William Snyder, Sr., for sixty-
seven years.

She graduated from Spartanburg High School and Converse
College, class of 1940. After graduating, she taught
school in Spartanburg County. Following her husband's
return from World War II, she lived in Kingsport, Sullivan
Co TN, for 49 years. She was an active member of First
Broad Street United Methodist Church. Dot loved playing
bridge and was a member of several bridge clubs and garden
clubs in the Kingsport area. Dot returned to Spartanburg
with her late husband in 1997. She has been a member of
St. Paul United Methodist Church since her return.

She was a loving mother to her daughter, Dorothy Snyder
Randall, of Atlanta, GA; and her son and daughter-in-law,
George William and Cindy Wilson Snyder, of Sarasota, FL.

She was predeceased by her sisters, Ernestine Holland
White and Hazel Holland Belk; and her brother, Charles
Adolphus Holland, Jr.

She is survived by her closest friend and twin sister,
Frances Holland Hardy, of Spartanburg, SC. Dot was a
devoted and much loved Nana to her three grandchildren,
Matthew William Snyder, Rachel Holland Snyder, and Natasha
Alyse Snyder.

The family will receive friends from 12 - 12:45 p.m.,
Monday, October 22, 2012, at Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel,
2075 East Main Street, Spartanburg, SC.

Funeral services conducted by the Rev. Frank E. Lybrand
will follow at 1 p.m., in the Chapel.

Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Paul
United Methodist Church, 1320 Fernwood-Glendale Rd.,
Spartanburg, SC 29307; or Spartanburg Regional Hospice
Home, 686 Jeff Davis Drive, Spartanburg, SC 29303.

Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel

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