January 5, 2018
Sammy Holmes, of Lebanon, passed away on January 2, 2018 at age 62. The family will be accepting friends at Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN, on Friday from 3-8 p.m. and on Saturday from 10 a.m. until the service. The Funeral Service is 1 p.m. Saturday, January 6, 2018 in the chapel of Sellars Funeral Home. Interment will follow the service in Butler Cemetery, Jackson County TN. Pallbearers: Raymond Brooks, Jason Harp, Phillip Holmes, Shannon Harp, Dewayne Bain, Wayne Woodard, Randy Whited, and Wally Webb. Honorary Pallbearers: Daryl Young and Bobby Rader. Special thanks to Dr. Steven Cooper, nurse Melinda Taylor, and the nurses, staff, and patients of NHC Smithville. Sammy is preceded in death by parents Simon Casper Sr. and Georgie Dixon Holmes, sisters Sadie Irene Holmes, Mamie Marie McMahon, brothers Herbert Juvy Holmes, James Darrell Holmes, and Mack Howard Holmes, sister-in-law Jean Holmes, and brothers-in-law Eugene Whited and Nathan McClure. He is survived by sisters Ruth McClure, Betty Whited, Sue (Finis) Baines, Estelle (Jimmy D.) Harp, Nancy (Robbie) Harp, Mary (Albert) Colwell, Judy (Jimmy) Lynch, Nora (Jeff) Parker, and Linda (Norman) Webb; brother Herman Holmes; and numerous nieces and nephews. Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon in charge of the arrangements. This information provided as a courtesy of DeKalb Funeral Chapel.