Nannette LaDonna Holtsclaw, 57, passed away on Friday, April 4, 2014 at her home in Dallas, Texas. LaDonna was born on March 5, 1957 to Raymond and Johnnie DeMar in Houston, Texas. LaDonna moved with her family to West Tawakoni in 1970. She graduated from Quinlan High School in 1975. LaDonna would meet and later marry Jack Holtsclaw in 1991.
LaDonna was a gifted seamstress and quilter. She had her own business called"One Stitch at a Time" that she ran out of her home. LaDonna was a member of several quilting guilds in the Dallas metropolitan area and donated her time and talents to several charities by making quilts for the sick children of the area free of charge.
LaDonna is preceded in death by her father, Raymond DeMar; brother "Buddy" DeMar and sister Doreen Detmer.
She is survived by her husband, Jack Holtsclaw; son Brandon DeMar; grandson Cameron DeMar; granddaughter, Seneca DeMar; mother Johnnie DeMar and her husband Bill Burton; brother, Billy Burton and his wife Tammy; nephews, Joshua Burton and his wife Ashley and Jeffery Burton and his wife Amanda; as well as many friends and neighbors.
The family would like to thank everyone at Faith Presbyterian Hospice for theirextraordinary care and support for LaDonna. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Lynn Pierce LCSW and Christina Reeves, RN.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you make a donation in LaDonna's name to the charity of your choice.
A celebration of LaDonna's life will be held on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home.