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George Harrison "Harry" Holmes
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Birth: Mar. 24, 1889
Lee County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jan. 13, 1943
Calvin
Lee County
Virginia, USA

VA. PVT 47 INF 4 DIV.

Kingsport Times, Sunday January 17, 1943

HARRISON HOLMES
(From State News Service)
Appalachia, Va. Services were held here Saturday for Harrison Holmes, 53, who was fatally injured Wednesday in a mine accident at Calvin. The funeral was conducted from Robins Chapel church by the Rev. C.R. McPherson.
Mr. Holmes, who was in the service during the first World War, had worked as a miner-loader at Calvin for 12 years.
The survivors include his wife and six children. Harry, Wentz, Ted, Benny, Lenore and Edalee, all of Robins Chapel; his mother, Mrs. Susan Holmes; three sisters, Mrs. Mary Robins, Mrs. Fannie Thomas and Mrs. Eliza Pennington, Robins Chapel; two brothers, Palmer Holmes, Robins Chapel and Delmer Holmes, Newport News.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Marion Holmes (1865 - 1942)
  Susan A Mullins Holmes (1868 - 1952)
 
 Spouse:
  Eliza Evelyn Napier Holmes (1904 - 1987)*
 
 Children:
  George Harry Holmes (1927 - 1986)*
  Ruth Holmes (1929 - 1929)*
  Wentz Holmes (1932 - 1977)*
  Ted Richard Holmes (1934 - 1991)*
  Ben Lealand Holmes (1939 - 2009)*
 
 Sibling:
  George Harrison Holmes (1889 - 1943)
  Eliza Belle Holmes Pennington (1898 - 1987)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Robbins Chapel Cemetery
Keokee
Lee County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Crystal Lane
Originally Created by: randall boggs
Record added: May 25, 2009
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George Harrison Harry Holmes
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George Harrison Harry Holmes
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George Harrison Harry Holmes
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