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Rachel Hollingsworth

December 20, 1947 ~ October 26, 2018 (age 70)


Rachel Hollingsworth, 70, formerly of Tonganoxie, Kansas, passed away Friday, October 26, 2018. Rachel was born on December 20, 1947 in Tonganoxie, KS. She was a graduate of Tonganoxie High School, as well as from both Kansas University and Kansas State University. Rachel was a member of Job's Daughters, 4H, American Baptist Women and a member of Central Baptist Church in Augusta. She was a past florist, seamstress and teacher. Rachel's talents were many, she was an extremely accomplished seamstress, a sailor, a fiber artist, needle worker, crafter and a friend who loved to entertain. Rachel collected many things including: carrots, spoons, ABC's, turquoise pottery, and vintage kitchenware. Preceded in death by her parents Raymond Slawson and Lillian Hutchinson, sister Rita Dickinson, brothers Kenneth and Gary Slawson and her son Philip Hollingsworth. She is survived by her best friend and husband of 38 years, Steven; sons and daughters-in-laws, Nathan and Deanne, Micah and Camille; two granddaughters, Maive and Margo Hollingsworth; siblings, Colene DeHoff-Botts, David and his wife Carolyn, Edward and his wife Carol, Lloyd and his wife Marie Ellen, Barbara Say and her husband Mark; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and friends. The family will receive friends from 6:00 - 8:00 PM Friday, November 2, 2018 at Headley Funeral Chapel, 813 State Street, Augusta, Kansas. Memorial services will be held at 1:00 PM Saturday, November 3, 2018, at Central Baptist Church 7421 Church Road Augusta, Kansas, with Pastor Richard Crooks officiating. Burial will be at Tonganoxie Cemetery at a later date. The family would like to express our thanks for the wonderful help and care given by Good Shepard Hospice, as well as our church family and friends. If desired, friends may make memorial contributions to the Central Baptist Church, 7421 SW Church Road, Augusta, KS or Good Shepard Hospice 7829 E. Rockhill, Suite 403 Wichita, KS 67206.

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November 2, 2018

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Headley Funeral Chapel
813 State Ave
Augusta, KS 67010

Memorial Service
November 3, 2018

1:00 PM
Central Baptist Church
7421 SW Church RD
Augusta, KS 67010

Private Inurnment

Tonganoxie Cemetery
W, McClouth RD & Kearney Ave
Tonganoxie, KS 66086


Central Baptist Church
7421 SW Church RD, Augusta KS 67010
Tel: 1-316-221-5018

Good Shepherd Hospice
7829 E. Rockhill, Suite 403, Wichita KS 67206

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