Wesley Jay Holler Obituary

Clark County Clipper
Ashland, Kansas
October 1994
Wesley Jay Holler
ASHLAND - Wesley Jay Holler, 80, died Sept. 29, 1994, at his home in Ashland.
    He was born March 12, 1914, in Northwest Harper County, Okla., the son of Robert and Pearl Shuman Holler.  A longtime Ashland resident, he was a farm laborer.
    He was a member of the United Methodist Church at Ashland.  Survivors include: two sisters, Cora Cook, Ashland, and Edna Watson, Wichita; nieces and nephews.
    Funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at the church, with the Rev. Don Hasty presiding.  Friends may call from 9 a.m. To 8 p.m. Sunday at the Myatt Funeral Home, Ashland.  Graveside service will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery, northwest of Buffalo, Okla.
    Memorials may be sent to Hospice in care of the funeral home.


Clark County Clipper
Wesley Holler Dies At Age 80
    Wesley Jay Holler, son of Robert Milo and Pearl (Shuman) Holler, was born on Thursday, March 12, 1914 on the family farm north west of Buffalo, Oklahoma and died on Thursday, September 29, 1994 at his home in Ashland, Kansas at the age of 80 years, six months and 17 days. 
    Wesley attended a country school in Oklahoma, before he moved with his parents to Ashland, Kansas and attended school.
    Wesley began working at an early age, and through out his life he worked with several farmers and ranchers in the Ashland area.  Wesley enjoyed working with the Ground Hog Supper each year.
    Wesley always enjoyed the times at the family gathering.
    His hobbies were making hook rugs and being with family.  He also enjoyed going for coffee and visiting with friends.  He was a member of the United Methodist Church of Ashland.  Wesley was preceded in death by his parents; a twin brother, Lesley Holler in 1914 and another brother Loyal Holler in 1988.
    He leaves as his survivors his two sisters, Cora Cook of Ashland, Kansas and Edna Watson and husband Don of Wichita, Kansas, nieces and nephews and other relatives and many friends.
Funeral Services were held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, October 3.


Contributed by Pearl Cook Ellis  January 22, 2007.

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