Funeral services for Dr. Donna Green Holder will be held Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2011, at 10 a.m. at the Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Bossier City with Bro. Billy Pierce and Bro. Leland Crawford officiating. Interment will follow the service at Gardens of Memory in Minden at 12 p.m. Visitation will be held today (Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2011) from 4 until 7 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Bossier City.
Donna was born on Sept. 9, 1953 and entered into rest on Nov. 18, 2011.
Donna obtained her Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology and Master of Science in Chemistry from Louisiana Tech and her Doctor of Medicine from Tulane University School of Medicine before completing her residency at Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation in New Orleans. She served as Vice Chairman, Assistant Professor and Director of Pediatric Anesthesia at LSUHSC.
Donna was preceded in death by her father, Robert Leo Green and mother, Margie Marie Green.
Survivors include her son, Christopher Holder of Bossier City; brother, Robert Green and wife, Barbara of Minden; niece, Melanie Green Earnhardt and husband, Chris of Minden; and nephews, Michael Green of Baton Rouge and Mark Green of Haughton. She is also survived by a host of other relatives, many dear friends and her goddaughter, Sophie.
A special thank-you is extended to Ann Watson, Shannon Watson and Karen Perry for their devotion to Donna and her family.
Donna will be remembered for her generosity, compassion, love and care that she has shown to her family, friends and patients.
Honoring Donna as pallbearers will be Tim McKenzie, Steve Murphy, Belvis Pierce, Butch Smith, Buster Toms and Robert Waites.
The family suggests memorials to the Susan G. Komen Foundation, 5005 LBJ Freeway Ste. 250, Dallas TX 75244.