Florence Holmes, 54, of Dix, Dies; Rites Thursday
Florence May Holmes, of Dix died at Jefferson County Memorial Hospital
last night at 7:30 at the age of 54 years, four months and four days.
Funeral Services will be held Thursday at 2:00 p.m. at the Dix Methodist
Church, with the Rev. Joe Harris of Mt. Vernon officiating, assisted by the
Rev. Leo Mabry, the pastor.
Burial will be in Jordan Chapel cemetary, east of Dix. The body will remain
at the Osborn Funeral Home in Dix, where friends may call at any time after
2:00 pm. Wednesday.
Miss Holmes was born in Jefferson County, the daughter of Charles S. and
Caroline (Thompson) Holmes.
She was a member of the Dix Methodist Church.
Surviving are three brothers, Russell, Donald and Vernon Holmes, all of
Centralia; four sisters, Mrs. Allie Carr of Crystal City, Mo., Mrs. Rugy Tranor
and Mrs. Ruth Williams of Centralia and Mrs. Loadine Stueve of Roundup,
Montana; and her stepmother, Mrs. Mary Holmes of Centralia.
She was preceded in death by two sisters and one brother.
Submitted by Janet Ridenour
Sept 8, 2001