Wilhelmina Robinson Hollimon, widow of the late James Hollimon, transitioned January 30, 2014 at the age of 95. She was born and raised in Horatio and a resident of Rembert through her adult life.
She was a member of Mt. Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church. Mrs. Hollimon was the unquestionable matriarch of her family-leading by example and living God’s will. Mrs. Hollimon, through her consideration of others, personal strength, steadfast courage, love of all people and belief in God, was respected and loved by everyone in the community and was one of Rembert’s true role models.
She is survived by: sister, Evelyn Cruse of Asbury Park, N. J.; daughters, Lillian Williams of Neptune, N. J., and Mary Reed (Joseph) of Orlando, FLA; son, Francis Hollimon (Rosetta) of Rembert; thirteen grandchildren; twenty two great grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; three sisters-in-law; several nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 p. m., Thursday, February 6, 2014 from the Mt. Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church, 7355 Camden Highway, Rembert, with the Reverend Anthony L. Taylor, Sr., pastor, eulogist, assisted by Rev. Willie Dennis.
The family is receiving friends and relatives at the family home, 55 McLeod Chapel Road, Rembert. Wake will be held 4:30 – 6:30 p. m., Wednesday in the John Wesley Williams, Sr. Memorial Chapel, Williams Funeral Home, Inc., 821 North Main Street, Sumter.
The Remains will be placed in the church at 1:00 p. m.
The funeral procession will leave from the family home at 1:35 p. m.
Floral bearers will be missionaries.
Pall bearers will be friends of relatives.
Burial will be in the Mt. Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church Yard Cemetery.