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HOLLY GROVE, TEXAS (Freestone County). Holly Grove, a half mile off Interstate Highway 45 in southwestern Freestone County, was once a school community. The Holly Grove school had an enrollment of fifteen in 1903. During the 1930s the community comprised a few scattered dwellings and a business nearby. By the 1980s only the Holly Grove Cemetery remained at the site.


Freestone County Historical Commission, History of Freestone County, Texas (Fairfield, Texas, 1978).

Chris Cravens


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

Chris Cravens, "HOLLY GROVE, TX (FREESTONE COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed October 10, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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