Obituary: Larry Wayne Holmes

November 21, 1954 – June 22, 2022

Larry Wayne Holmes, 67, of Bedford, passed on June 22, 2022, in Bloomington.

He was born November 21, 1954, in Linton to Robert W. and Marian (Roberts) Holmes-Pettyjohn. He married Donna J. George on April 1, 2014, and she survives. Larry was a graduate of Eastern Greene High School and worked at Indiana Limestone and Marian’s restaurant in Oolitic. He was a member of Moose Lodge #689.

Survivors include his wife, Donna; two sons, J.R. Holmes of California and Brad Holmes of Bedford; grandchildren, Austin (Jalynn) Holmes, Katelyn (Kirk) Stewart, Autumn Holmes, Gatlin Holmes, and Kaleb Holmes; great-grandchildren, Vierrah Holmes, Kinley Stewart, and Ella Holmes; siblings Cheryl (Jeremy) Kyle and Robert Holmes; stepchildren, Darin (Donna K) George, Patricia George, and Marty (Rhonda) George; four step-grandchildren; many step-great-grandchildren; special uncle, Keith Holmes of Avoca; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Marian.

Funeral services will be 3:00 p.m. Monday, June 27, 2022, at the Ferguson-Lee Chapel of Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes. Burial will follow in the Bartlettsville Methodist Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until the service hour at the funeral chapel.

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Memorial contributions bay be made to the Lawrence County Cancer Patient Services.