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Sammie Rauls Holmes

  • Birth 8 Jul 1917 Cleveland County, Arkansas, USA
  • Death 3 Jan 2009 Pine Bluff, Jefferson County, Arkansas, USA
  • Burial Pine Bluff, Jefferson County, Arkansas, USA
  • Plot Cedar Grove, Lot 148
  • Memorial ID 48023423

Sammie Holmes, age 91, of Pine Bluff, died at her home Saturday, January 3, 2009. Mrs. Holmes was born July 8, 1917, in Cleveland County, a daughter of the late Greely A. and Iva Reid Rauls.

Mrs. Holmes was reared and received her education in Cleveland County and Pine Bluff..

She was a homemaker and a member of Lakeside United Methodist Church.

Mrs. Holmes was preceded in death by her husband, Pitt Holmes, whom she married August 26, 1937, at Pine Bluff. She was also the last survivor of ten children.

She is survived by a sister-in-law, Bonnie Rauls of Pine Bluff; four neices, Gayle Vardaman of White Hall, Debbie Reynolds of Bella Vista, Leann Gibbons of Pine Bluff and Eddie Lynn Dildy of Mt. Ida; two nephews, David Rauls of Memphis, Tennessee and Phillip Rauls of Redmond, Washington.

Graveside services were held by Ralph Robinson & Son with Reverend Jim Brooks officiating.

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  • Added: 12 Feb 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 48023423
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sammie Rauls Holmes (8 Jul 1917–3 Jan 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 48023423, citing Graceland Cemetery, Pine Bluff, Jefferson County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by gailb (contributor 47087062) .