Mr. Lurie Edward Holmes, age 71, passed away Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at Loris Extended Care Center following an illness. Born on March 13, 1943 in Loris, SC, he was the son of Mr. Bruce Hampton Holmes and Mrs. Mary Ann Causey Holmes. Throughout his life Mr. Holmes worked as a carpenter, mechanic and farmer and was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include his wife, Gail Holmes Driggers of Loris, SC, two sons, Ricky Holmes and Johnathan Driggers of Loris, SC, two daughters, Christie Stevens and husband, Rev. Mark Stevens of Loris, SC and Cheryl Holmes of Clarendon, NC; ten grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Holmes was predeceased by his brother, Frankie Hampton Holmes and four sisters, Carolyn Johnson, Eva Lee Holmes Collins, Jeanette O'Quinn, Lille Lee and Ann H. Cox.
Graveside services will be at 2:30 PM on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at Holly Hill Cemetery with Reverend Mark Stevens officiating. Visitation will be Thursday, March 27, 2014 from 12:30 until 2:00 PM at Hardwick Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Higher Vision Church, P.O. Box 608, Loris, SC 29569.
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