Little Miss Headland 1985-86 – Holli Holland placed 3rd runner up in the Little Miss National Peanut Festival Pageant 1985. She also was named 1st runner up in the Miss Headland Pageant in 1995.
Hollie is the daughter of Howard & Judy Holland (Headland). Her father was a long-term coach at Headland High School.. She is also the granddaughter of the late Eurlie & Pauline Holland (Cottonwood) and Gene & Carolyn Hall (Dothan). She graduated at Headland High School in 1996 and Troy State University in 2001. Holli has been married 21 years to her high school sweetheart, Clay Grace, and they have two children, son, Sheldon (age 15) and daughter, Raylee (age 11). She has worked for Southern Nuclear for 16 years as an accountant at Farley Nuclear Plant.
Trivia: Holli's niece, Shelli Wilcox, is former Little Miss Headland 2005. Her sister, Heather Holland, was 1st runner up to Little Miss Headland in 1979 as well as 1st runner up to Miss Headland in 1990 and Holli's daughter, Raylee, placed 2nd runner up to LMH in 2015. An interesting bit of trivia is Holli's first runner up to LMH was Leslie Richards. This reversed in the Miss Headland 1995 pageant when Leslie won the title and Holli was her 1st runner up.
Left & middle top photos are the night she won Little MIss Headland. Middle bottom photo is her photo when she placed 3rd runner up in the Little Miss National Peanut and right photo an official LMH portrait.