2018-06-09 / Obituaries

Jacqueline “Granny” Holbrook

Jacqueline “Granny” Holbrook, 85, of Baltimore, passed away June 1, 2018, at Mount Carmel East Hospital. Jackie was born February 24, 1933, in Millersport, the oldest of 11 children, to the late Edward and Lucy (Crist) Gill.

Jackie was a proud graduate of Moxahala Schools in Perry County. She was a 1954 graduate of the Grant Hospital School of Nursing. She worked for 10 years as a surgical nurse with the Children’s Hospital ENT and she retired as the school nurse for the Southwest Licking School District after 35 years of service.

Jackie was a 61-year member of the Millersport Chapter #301 - Order of the Eastern Star, where she served as the Worthy Matron 18 times. She also served as a 4-H advisor for 35 years.

Jackie is survived by her children, Cathy (Paul) Smith, Cindi (Steve) Thompson, Edward (Jill) Holbrook, and Carla (Billy) Holbrook; grandchildren, Marcy, Katie, Jessica, Trevor, Jimmy, Mollie, Caren, Brandon, Autumn, Austin, Kelsey, and Amanda; and numerous great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her son, Billy Holbrook; and grandson, Little Billy.

Funeral service will be held at 1:30 pm. on Thursday, June 7, 2018, at the Johnson-Smith Funeral Home, 207 S. Main St., Baltimore, with Reverend Jill Dunlap officiating. Burial will take place at a later date.

Donations can be made in memory of Jackie to the Millersport Order of the Eastern Star #301, c/o J. Steele, 11825 Broad St, Millersport, Ohio 43046.

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