In memory of
William Allen ""Billy"" Holmes Jr.
William (Billy) Allen Holmes Jr., former Director of Housekeeping at Southern Baptist Hospital, "entered into eternal rest" on Wednesday October 2, 2019 at 8:50 a.m. at his home surrounded by his love ones. He was 77 years old. He was born in McComb, Mississippi to the late William and Bobbi (Lee) Holmes Sr. Mr. Holmes was united in marriage to Mrs. Hattie Mae Anderson Holmes on April 21, 1961. He is preceded in death by his late wife Hattie Holmes, Son; Greg Holmes, and grandson William Allen Holmes Eleby Sr. He leaves to cherish three daughters; Stephanie (Griffin) Eleby Jr., Pamela Michelle and Roschell Holmes, a son Mervin Anderson. He is survived by 11 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and a host of other family members and friends. Funeral Service will be on Friday October 11, 2019 for 11:00 a.m. at Israelite Baptist Church, 2100 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., New Orleans, LA 70113. Visitation is from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. service time. A Homegoing Service will be on Saturday October 12, 2019 for 11:00 a.m. at Society Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 4098 Hwy. 51, McComb, MS 39648. Rev. Dwight Lee officiating. Interment: Dinah Baptist Church #1 Cemetery, McComb, MS. Arrangements by Estelle J. Wilson Funeral Home, Inc., 2715 Danneel Street, N.O.LA. 70113, and Cook's Enterprise Funeral Home, McComb, MS. To sign online guest book please visit www.estellejwilsonfuneralhome.com.
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