DALLAS - Kate Brown Holland died peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, at Terrace Ridge Assisted Living in Gastonia. She was born in Gaston County on March 9, 1926, to James Floyd Brown and Lona Smith Brown. The family will receive friends from 10 until 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14, in the parlor of Dallas Baptist Church. A funeral service will follow. Burial will take place at Gaston Memorial Park at a later date. Condolences may be made to www.withersandwhisenantfuneral.com Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home is serving the Holland family.