Harold W. Holmes Jr.

Harold W. Holmes Jr. ("Harry") of Raynham died surrounded by loved ones May 8, 2012 in Rhode Island Hospital after a sudden fall. Harry was born in Brockton, son of the late Rita (Kemp) and Harold W. Holmes. He graduated from Bridgewater High School in 1960, was an Air Force veteran who worked for Foster Southeastern in Avon for 16 years and retired from Norton Masonary after five years. Beloved husband of 41 years to Jeanette I. (Dwyer) Holmes; father of Jennifer Holmes of Stoughton and Janell Holmes of Raynham. Brother of Patricia Holmes of Plymouth, Arthur Holmes, Theresa Gleason, Janice Myers, all of Bridgewater, and Bill Holmes of FL. Also survived by two great- nephews; many nieces, nephews and many loving cousins and friends. Funeral service was held in the First Baptist Church of Raynham, 494 Church St., Raynham,Saturday at 10 a.m. Visiting hours were held in the Prophett-Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 98 Bedford St., Bridgewater, Friday 4-7 pm. Burial in Conant Street Cemetery Bridgewater. Donations in honor of Harold may be made the First Baptist Church of Raynham, 494 Church St., Raynham, MA 02767. For online guest book and directions, visit www.ccgfuneralhome.com. Prophett-Chapman Cole & Gleason 508-697-4332

Published in Raynham Call from May 10 to May 17, 2012