Mildred Ellen Holland Buffaloe, age 87, of Florence, AL, passed away Thursday, August 01, 2019 at Mitchell-Hollingsworth Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Florence, AL. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN. and moved to Florence, AL to raise her family. She then lived for many years in Pittsburgh, PA. before retiring to Fairfield Glade, TN., where she lived until returning to Florence, AL. She was of the Presbyterian Faith.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Cordie W. and Sadie Kerr Holland; her husband, Billie Buffaloe; and six siblings, C. W. Holland, Jr., Elizabeth H. Grisham, Christine H. Hill, Doris H. Gratham, Suella H. Gowen, and Dan Holland.
She is survived by two sons, Dennis Buffaloe (Lisa) and Larry Buffaloe (Debbie), both of Florence, AL; one daughter, Melanie Ginn of Wilmington, DE; one brother, Harley Holland of Ethridge, TN; five grandchildren, Scott Buffaloe, Nathan Buffaloe, Cory Buffaloe, Molly Taylor (Matt) and Bill Ginn (Jocelyn); and two great-grandchildren, Shaelin Ginn and Keiran Ginn.
Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home, 231 N. Military Avenue, Lawrenceburg, Tennessee. The family will receive friends from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM Saturday, August 03, 2019 at Neal Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1:00 PM Saturday, August 03, 2019, with Brock Kilburn officiating. Interment will follow at John Lay Cemetery in Ethridge, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to the Alzheimer's Association or the charity of your choice.