Marjorie Elaine Kelley Holmes was born in Refugio, Texas, and moved to Edinburg, at the age of six and lived there for 62 years. She and her husband Joe moved to Kerrville where they enjoyed retirement for 15 years until his death in 2004. They were married for 65 years. She lived in San Antonio for the last four years.
Marjorie passed peacefully into eternal rest at TexSan Heart Hospital in San Antonio on April 4, 2009. She is preceded in death by her parents, Berry Francis Kelley and Ann Lucille Murphy Kelley, her daughter Jo Anne Holmes Fenton and son, Joseph Lee Holmes, Jr.
She is survived by daughter, Sharon Holmes, of Houston; daughter Barbara Miller and son-in-law Tom Miller of Lockhart; daughter Janet Sheffey and son-in-law Michael Sheffey of Longwood, Florida; daughter Dolly Holmes of San Antonio; sister-in-law Krista Holmes of Edinburg; granddaughter, Kelly Elisabeth Fenton and spouse Alan Heptinstall of Fort Worth; grandson Joe and spouse Yalonda Miller of Austin, grandson Travis and spouse Ashley Holmes of Austin; Sarah Miller Zuniga and spouse Steve of Austin; and Casey Lee Sheffey of Longwood, Florida, great grandsons Henry and Simon Holmes of Austin.
A memorial service was today at 11 a.m. at Porter Loring Funeral Home, 1101 McCullough Avenue in San Antonio. Graveside services and burial were at Hillcrest Memorial Cemetery in Edinburg, TX.
Arrangements made by Porter Loring Funeral Home, 1101 McCullough Ave. in San Antonio.