Sadie Marie Holman, 88, a resident of Holiday Island, AR passed away peacefully Tuesday, April 18, 2023 at Circle of Life Hospice in Springdale, AR. She was born September 23, 1934 to James and Nellie (Hollar) Blankenship in Independence, MO.
Sadie attended William Chrisman High School in Independence, MO. She was united in marriage to Donald Holman on April 13, 1953 in Lawton, OK. She spent 16 years as kitchen manager at the Thomas Ultican Elementary for the Blue Springs School District. Sadie enjoyed reading. Above all she cherished spending time with her family and friends.
Survived by her daughters, Donna Johnson and husband Larry of Littleton, CO, Debra Workman and husband Tony of Holiday Island, AR; grandchildren, Gordon K. Johnson of Littleton, CO, David Workman, Danielle Workman, Dustin Workman all of Independence, MO; brother, Jack Blankenship and wife Shirley of Independence, MO; sister, Pearl Wiser of Independence, MO. Sadie is preceded in death by her husband, parents, siblings, Robert Blankenship, Donald Blankenship, Jerry Blankenship.
Her family will receive friends and family from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 22, 2023 at Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main St, Blue Springs, MO. Funeral service will begin at 11:00 a.m. at the chapel. Burial will follow at the Old Salem Cemetery in Independence, MO. The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to Circle of Life Hospice Donate & Support | Gifts | Opprtunities (nwacircleoflife.com) Memories of Sadie and words of comfort for her family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com.