James "Jim" Norris Holmes, age 79 of Toxey, will be held on Thursday, June 3, 2010 at 11 A.M. from the Chapel of Bumpers Funeral Home with Rev. Jon Brown officiating. A Military Graveside will follow at the Holmes Family Cemetery located at 135 Grady Mazingo Road. Visitation will be Wednesday from 6 until 8 P.M. at the funeral home.
Mr. Holmes passed away on Monday, May 31, 2010 at his residence.
He was retired from Roadway and was a WWII U.S. Army Veteran.
Mr. Holmes is survived by his wife Linda Mazingo Holmes of Toxey, AL; sons Mike Holmes (Angie) of Meridian, MS; Grady Anderson (Deanna) of Butler, AL; daughters Frances Davidson (Jimmy) of Meridian; Linda Carol Williams (Jim) of Toxey, AL; brothers Franklin Holmes of Spirit Lake, Idaho; Don Modlin of Corinth, MS; sister Laverne Modlin of Corinth, MS; 12 Grandchildren; 6 Great Grandchildren; and a host of friends and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his parents Don Allen Holmes and Mittie Mae Johnson Holmes and daughter Brenda Joyce Carney.