Nov. 27, 1953 – Oct. 13, 2019

Funeral service for Nancy Holland will be at 1 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 23, at Blanchard-St. Denis Funeral Home.  Burial will follow at Pine Grove Cemetery near HagewooD.  The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m., Oct. 22 at the funeral home.

Nancy, 65, and a resident of Buras, passed away Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, in Gretna. She was born Nov. 27, 1953, in Natchitoches.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Francis and Lou Ford; and a sister, Wilma Jean Buras.

She graduated from Northeast Louisiana University with a bachelor’s degree in elementary education. She taught school for many years but was also a truck driver for many years. She loved the finer things in life, like flowers, music and art.  She enjoyed spending time with family and friends and she will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

She is survived by her children, Allie Boutwell (Tony) and Johnathan Eubanks; a brother, George Holland (JoAnne); and a special niece that was a caretaker, Stephanie Buras (Chad) and her daughter Malaysia; her beloved pets, BooBoo, Kink, and Tee’tee; as well as other nieces, nephews and extended family and friends.