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Holmes

Services for Claudine Maines Holmes, 74, of Rockdale were to be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2009, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale with Rev. Bill Agee officiating. Burial will be in I.O.O.F. Cemetery.

Mrs. Holmes died Saturday, Nov. 28, at her home.

A Rockdale resident for 54 years, she was born Oct. 27, 1935, in Kosse to Ed and Jessie (Lee) Maines.

She married Milton Holmes on July 17, 1953, in Waco.

Mrs. Holmes was a homemaker and Chilton High School graduate.

She was a member of First Baptist Church in Rockdale, serving as organist for many years and as youth leader for nearly 20 years.

Mrs. Holmes was preceded in death by a son, Douglas Carl Holmes, on March 15, 1987; a grandchild, Morgan Lee Wallace, on April 10, 1997; and her parents.

Survivors are her husband, Milton Holmes of Rockdale; a daughter, Denise Annette Holmes Wallace of Rockdale; and four grandchildren, Austin Jordan (Jody) Holmes of Austin, Robin Dallas Holmes of Lago Vista, Whitney Blake Wallace and Bailey Rae Wallace, both of Rockdale.

Pallbearers were to be Richard Leggett, David Juarez, David Carter, Jimmy Carter, Robert Whitmore and Rex Rozell.


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