Ella Holstick

Funeral service for Ella Holstick, 81, of Opelika, AL, was at 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 10, 2017, Little Zion A.M.E. Zion Church, 188 Lee Road 695, Opelika, AL 36804 with interment in Evergreen Cemetery, Reverend Thomas Betts, Sr., Pastor, Reverend Alonzo Reid, Eulogist.
Ms. Holstick, who passed away Thursday, October 5, 2017 at UAB Medical Center in Birmingham, Alabama, was born March 6, 1936 in Lee County, Alabama.
Public viewing was Monday, October 9, 2017 from 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Ms. Holstick laid in repose at the church one hour prior to the service.
Survivors include: daughter, Stephanie Holstick-Thomas of Opelika, AL; son, Gregory (Sabrina) Holstick of Opelika, AL; one sister, Mattie M. Grady of Opelika, AL; one brother, Sam (Lillie) Holston of Gadsden, AL; sister-in-law, Betty Tolbert of Opelika, AL; ten grandchildren, Gregory (Marquetta) Jenkins, Adrian Johnson, LaCreasha Johnson, Justin Rowell, Shannon Floyd, LaNadja Allen all of Opelika, AL, Zangela Jenkins of Birmingham, AL, Tasheena Woods of Leeds, AL, Montavious Rowell of Atlanta, GA and Desmon Rowell of Auburn, AL; eight great-grandchildren; two devoted nieces, Shirley (Don) Garrison of San Jose, CA and Brenda (Willie) Stinson of Opelika, AL; two devoted nephews, Willie (Dorothy) Grady, Jr. and Chester (Johnnie) Grady both of Opelika, AL; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, Little Zion A.M.E. Church Family and friends.