In memory of
Alice M. Holmes
Alice M. Holmes Alice M. Holmes, age 77, passed away on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at Presence St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet, Illinois. Alice is preceded in death by her parents, David and Sally Ann Kemp; and one brother, John L. Kemp; and one sister, Christine Sutton. She leaves to cherish her memories; her loving husband, Joe Holmes, Jr.; and six children, Jerry Holmes, Emma (Ronnie) Catchings, Joyce (Richard, deceased) Shaw, Janice (Ray) Donners, Amy Holmes and Lorena Holmes, all of Joliet, Illinois; two brothers, David (Ethel, deceased) Kemp of Indianapolis, IN and Otis (Pearl) Kemp of Chicago, IL; three sisters, Ruthie Tucker of Joliet, IL, Emma (Calvin, deceased) Freeman and Ruby (Willie) Britt, both of Chicago, IL; eleven grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 from 4:00 to 6:00 PM at the funeral home and Thursday, April 20, 2017 from 10:00 to 11:00AM at St. Paul Baptist Church, 1404 Briggs St., Joliet, IL. Service at 11:00 AM, Pastor Edward Martin, Jr., officiating. Interment following at Elmhurst Cemetery, Joliet, IL. Minor-Morris Funeral Home, Ltd. 112 Richards St. (815) 723-1283
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