Obituaries

Catherine Holmes 1926 - 2010 Coffeyville

Services for Catherine Holmes, 84, Coffeyville, will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20, at First Baptist Church, Coffeyville. Burial will be at Restlawn Memorial Park Cemetery, Coffeyville.
Mrs. Holmes died Sunday, Oct.17, 2010, in Baldwin City.
She was born March 6, 1926, in Coffeyville, the daughter of Alvin and Maude (Epperly) Antle. She grew up in Coffeyville, where she received her high school education.
On March 8, 1945, she married Roland Holmes, and the couple made their home in Coffeyville, where Catherine spent her time as a homemaker.
After Mr. Holmes died in 1974, Mrs. Holmes worked as a purchasing clerk for the local college and also as a sales clerk for Reads and JC Penney’s.
She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Coffeyville.
Survivors include a son, Roland (Leslie) Holmes Jr., Soso, Miss.; a daughter, Kathy (Jerry) Hoffman, Baldwin City; a brother, John (Jean) Antle, Mulvane; a sister, Dorothy Kimbrel, Independence, Kan.; six grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
A daughter, Connie Holmes, died earlier.
Friends may call from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20, at First Baptist Church in Coffeyville.
Penwell-Gabel Ford-Wulf-Bruns Chapel, Coffeyville, is handling arrangements.
Online condolences can be made at PenwellGabelCoffeyville.com.