Jennifer (Jen) Dawn Holland, born on January 20, 1977, in Pascagoula, Mississippi passed away on October 10, 2021.
After graduating from North Duplin High School, Jennifer received a Bachelor of Science in History from East Carolina University. Jennifer was a passionate teacher for twenty-two years at various schools including Hobbton High, James Kenan High, Wakefield High, and South Mecklenburg High. Jennifer was a National Board Certified teacher and was working on completing a Master’s Degree in History. Over the years, she influenced countless students and enjoyed sharing her love of history. She was an avid ECU Pirate fan and regularly cheered them on. In addition, she was a devoted “cat mom.” Her beloved Alexander the Great, Angelo, and Bruce Wayne were spoiled rotten companions. Jennifer took great pride and experienced much joy in being an aunt to niece, Annabel, and nephew, Henry.
Jennifer was preceded in death by her mother, Lynn Tew Roberts. She is survived by her father, J.B. Holland of Faison, her brother, Kevin Holland and wife, Susan, of Carolina Shores, her niece, Annabel Holland, and her nephew, Henry Holland.
In lieu of flowers, and because of Jennifer’s love of animals, please donate to an animal charity of your choice.