Funeral Services for Darryl Leonard Holmes, 51, South Daytona, who passed February 4, 2013 in New Smyrna Beach, will be 11 A.M., Saturday, February 16, 2013 at RJ Gainous Funeral Home. Calling hours are from 5-7 P.M., Friday (today, Feb. 15) at Apostolic Faith Temple, New Smyrna Beach. A Memorial Service will follow immediately after calling hours. Visitation will be from 9:30 A.M. until service time at the Funeral Home on Saturday. Darryl was born to the late Ted and Yvonne Holmes. He attended Turie T. Small Elementary School, Campbell Middle School and Spruce Creek High School. He enjoyed basketball, football, fishing and playing cards. Darryl is survived by his grandmother: Laura Davis; two sisters: Laura Holmes, caregiver, Daytona Beach, and Loretha Holmes, Miramar, FL; four brothers: Bernard Holmes, Daytona Beach, Franklin Moreland, Atlanta, GA, Alexis Parker (Stephanie), Charleston, SC, Teddy Griffin (Tonya) Deltona, FL; six aunts: Marie James, Daytona Beach, Joyce Leonard, Evetta Holmes, Sabrenda Holmes, all of Daytona Beach, Marion O'Berry, Deland, FL, Cheryl Smith, Palm Coast, FL; seven uncles: Samuel Griffin (Kathy), Rockledge, FL, Alfonzo Griffin (Phyllis), Thomas Griffin, Nelson Reed, Cleveland Leonard, all of Daytona Beach, Willie Holmes, Sammy Holmes, both of Baton Rouge, LA; special friends: Eddie James Floyd, Elder Darrisaw, Bro. Jackson, Bro. Green. Darryl turned his life over to the Lord and believed all things were possible through Christ who strengthens us. Condolences may be shared with the family at www.rjgainousfuneralhome.com.


Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on Feb. 15, 2013