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In Memory of

Helen G. Holmes

March 5, 1932 - February 1, 2013

Obituary



Helen Gunnels Holmes, 80, of Birmingham, died February 1, 2013. She was a member of Berney Points Baptist Church and retired from J.C. Penney with over 35 years of service. Mrs. Holmes is preceded in death by her husband, Willard Wayne Holmes. She is survived by son, Michael Wayne Holmes (Donna); daughter, Linda Holmes Varner (Tim), grandchildren, Brooke Holmes Speegle (Heath), Holly Holmes Moore (David), Amy Carol Varner, and Laura Marie Varner; great grandchildren; Seth Michael Speegle, and Charlotte Olivia Speegle; 2 sisters, Sara Tarvin, Dinah Mayes; 4 brothers; Donald Gunnels, Jerry Gunnels,...


Helen Gunnels Holmes, 80, of Birmingham, died February 1, 2013. She was a member of Berney Points Baptist Church and retired from J.C. Penney with over 35 years of service. Mrs. Holmes is preceded in death by her husband, Willard Wayne Holmes. She is survived by son, Michael Wayne Holmes (Donna); daughter, Linda Holmes Varner (Tim), grandchildren, Brooke Holmes Speegle (Heath), Holly Holmes Moore (David), Amy Carol Varner, and Laura Marie Varner; great grandchildren; Seth Michael Speegle, and Charlotte Olivia Speegle; 2 sisters, Sara Tarvin, Dinah Mayes; 4 brothers; Donald Gunnels, Jerry Gunnels, Larry Gunnels, and Roger Gunnels. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM, Sunday, February 3, 2013 at Berney Points Baptist Church with visitation 1 hour prior to services. Interment to follow at Elmwood Cemetery. Dr. Anton Fourie officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations may be made to Berney Points Baptist Church or the American Heart Association.