GWENDOLYN IDEAN HOLMES
ARDEN - Gwendolyn Idean Holmes, 54, of Arden, NC, died Saturday, January 19th, 2013 at her home. She was born in Asheville on December 1st, 1958 to the late George and Hazel Hubbard Holmes. She graduated from Roberson High in 1977, and received an associate's degree in paralegal from Cecil's College of Business. She also attended Pfeiffer College; and was employed by Dr. Scott Sahf.
She was preceded in death by her afore-mentioned parents, and a nephew, Travis Russell Holmes.
She is survived by her son, Neilson Michael Holmes; a sister, Rechell Mills; and a brother, Jimmy Holmes, all of Arden; and a sister, Mary Norwood of Rochester, NY; and a host of nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 26th, 1:00 PM at Shiloh A.M.E Zion Church in Asheville with Rev. Walter S. Bryson officiating.www.penlandfamilyfuneralhome.com