Delbert E. Holmes, 87, of Kingsland passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at his residence.

Mr. Holmes was born Jan. 25, 1932, in Centrailia, Ohio, and was the son of the late William and Julia Allensworth Holmes. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Raymond Dale Holmes, and sister, Maxine Millikan.

Mr. Holmes had resided in Bartlesville, Okla., from 1952 to 2007, before coming to Camden County. He had been employed with Phillips Petroleum Company, retiring with 40 years of service. He was a veteran of the United States Army.

Survivors include his loving wife of 66 years, Marjorie King Holmes; daughter and son-in-law, Brenda and Ken Barbery; grandson, Shane Barbery; and great-grandson, Dalton Barbery.

Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 9, at Oak Grove Cemetery in St. Marys with Pastor James Roberson officiating.

Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys was in charge of arrangements.

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