Born 9-28-1947 -- Died 6-27-2007
Dannie Holstine, of Mountain Home, son of Opal Hammond Holstine and the late Fred Holstine, was born Sept. 28, 1947, in Sturkie, Ark. He died June 27, 2007, at his home at the age of 59.
He made the best of his life, enjoying fishing, especially trout fishing. He became an acive Mason, working thorugh several lodges.?He was past master of Norfork and Mountain Home Lodge 225 F&AM, actively participating in Scottish Rite, York Rite -- Knight Templar, Sahara Shrine Temple, Order of Eastern Star, Grand Royal Arch and Knight Mason. Some of his greatest joy came from making children laugh as a shrine clown.
Survivors include his mother, Opal Holstine of Mountain Home; sisters, Sandra Holstine and Lois Nichols; brother, John Holstine; one niece; and four great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Serivces were held June 30 at Cox-Blevins Chapel in Salem, with burial following in Flora Cemetery. Arrangements were under the direction of the Cox-Blevins Funeral Home of Salem.