John Wesley Holmes
John Wesley Holmes
  • September 4, 1958 - November 12, 2014
  • Abilene, Texas

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John Wesley Holmes, 56, of Abilene passed away on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at a local hospital. Graveside services will be held in Centerpoint, Texas on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 2:00p.m. under the direction of Elliott-Hamil Funeral Home, 542 Hickory St.

John was born on September 4, 1958 in Alamogordo, NM and moved to Abilene in 1968.

Preceding him in death were his parents, Daniel Weldon Holmes, Sr. and Alice Christine Holmes, and a brother, William "Bill" Thomas Holmes. He is survived by his wife, Eleonor Arredondo Holmes and three step-children; Ann Marie Montanez, Emilio Arredondo Montanez, and Michelle Arredondo. John is also survived by three sisters, Elaine Burleson and husband, Jim, Karin Lindsey and husband, Link all of Abilene, and Lisa Stockton and husband, J.D. of Temple; four brothers, Danny Holmes and wife, Dona, James Holmes and wife, Amie, Alan Holmes, and Terry Holmes all of Abilene; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hendrick Hospice, 1682 Hickory St., Abilene, TX 79601.

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