CHESTER -- Mrs. Lois Evelyn "Granny Grace" Holmes, 83, of 1085-A Great Falls Road died Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2008, at her residence.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Barron Funeral Home, with the Rev. Clay Waldrip officiating. Interment will follow at Hopewell ARP Cemetery.
Born March 14, 1925 in Lee County, Texas, Mrs. Holmes was a daughter of the late Edward and Inez Bryant Dussetschleger. She attended school in Texas and was of the Baptist faith.
Mrs. Holmes was the widow of Delton Cyril Holmes.
Surviving are a son, Delton Cyril Holmes Jr. and wife, Beth, of Fort Walton Beach, Fla.; daughter, Virginia H. Shannon and husband, Dr. Robert Shannon, of Chester; three grandchildren, Delton Cyril Holmes and wife, Lana, of Memphis, Tenn., John Edmond Holmes of Fort Walton Beach, Fla., and Mary Elizabeth Shannon of Charlotte, N.C.; brother, Louis Dussetschleger of Lexington, Texas; and sister, Darlene D. Krezer of Bay City, Texas. She was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Julie Holmes Shannon and a brother, Bob Dussetschleger .
The family will receive friends from 10 to 10:45 a.m. Saturday at Barron Funeral Home, 133 Wylie St., Chester.
Memorial donations may be made to Friends of the Animals, P.O. Box 58, Chester, SC 29706.
Condolences to the family may be made online at www.barronfuneralhome.com.