Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, April 9, 2013, at twelve O'clock noon, at First Baptist Church, 149 Vance Road, Vance, South Carolina. The Reverend Kenneth Carson will be officiating.
"For I am now ready to be offered, and the time of my departure is at hand. I have fought a good fight. I have finished my course, I have kept the faith" II Timothy 4:6-7.
Jannie Mae "Fuzzy" Bellinger Holman, daughter of the late James Bellinger and Mrs. Mary Eliza Simmons Bellinger, was born September 6, 1944 in Vance, SC. She departed this life on Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at her residence following an extended illness.
At an early age, Jannie accepted the Lord as her Savior and became a member of the Rock Hill AME Church family under the leadership of Rev. Johnson. She was a member of the Junior Choir in her youth.
Jannie was educated in the Orangeburg County school system and graduated from Roberts High School in Holly Hill, SC in 1964.
After graduation, she relocated to New York City where she became a seamstress in the New York City Fashion District.
Upon returning home, she began her health care career as a Certified Nursing Assistant. Jannie dedicated 15 years of service to this ministry until her health began to fail.
Jannie married Joseph Holman, her childhood sweetheart in 1970. They were blessed with one daughter, Natasha. Joseph and a brother, Richard Davis preceded her in death.
She was a loving mother, sister, aunt, and a friend to many. She will always have those who will remember and cherish her all the days of their lives: her lovely daughter, Natasha and loving son-in-law Morris Solomon; one step-son, Harry (Liz) Robinson, of Eutawville, SC; two granddaughters, Nastajia and Que-Asia; three sisters, Ann Green, Alice Bellinger, both of Vance, SC, Helen Bellinger,of New York, NY; three brothers, Larry (Rosalie) Bellinger, of Elloree, SC and James (Nick) Bellinger, both of Philadelphia, PA and Jacob Bellinger, of Myrtle Beach, SC; an adopted brother, Randy Mack, of Cleveland Ohio; one aunt, Mattie Gaillard, of Vance, SC; sister-in-law, Marie Hiram, of Holly Hill, SC; brothers-in-law, Harry Lee (Betty) Holman, of Bronx, NY, Jasper Holman, of Holly Hill, SC, Haskell (Tammy) Holman, of Miami, FL., Carvin Holman, of Holly Hill, SC, Leon James, of St. George, SC; a close friend, Ella Mae Jamison, devoted cousin, Gussie Jamison, nieces, nephews, and a host of other relatives and friends.
Friends may call at the residence, 1706 Pineland Street, Vance, South Carolina and at the funeral home.