Peatsy Hollings, wife of Sen. Fritz Hollings, dies at 77

Posted October 15, 2012 7:46 am | Filed under State/Regional News

Peatsy Hollings, wife of longtime US Sen. Fritz Hollings, has died, the (Charleston) Post and Courier has reported. Rita Louise “Peatsy” Hollings was 77 when she died Sunday night. She suffered from Alzheimer’s disease, the newspaper reported. Fritz Hollings’ wife kept the senator, now 90, grounded and often served as his advisor, but her love sustained […]