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Shelby Jean Holmes

September 16, 1936 March 23, 2019
Shelby Jean Holmes
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Obituary for Shelby Jean Holmes

Shelby Jean Holmes, 82, of Herrin, passed away 5:45 a.m. Saturday, March 23, 2019 at her residence surrounded by her loving family.
Shelby was the owner of Cherry Street Pub in Herrin.
She loved to sew and quilt and spending time with her family and grandchildren.
Shelby was born September 16, 1936 in Carterville, IL to Ora and Wilma (Walker) Tripp.
Shelby was united in marriage with Donald Ralph Holmes on September 15, 1951 in Osceola, Arkansas. He preceded her in death on February 15, 2012.
Surviving are three daughters and two sons-in-law, Carolyn Jordan of Herrin, Donna and Kenny Swan of Herrin, Tina and Rick Mann of Herrin; seven grandchildren, Tim Holmes of Herrin, Travis Swan of Herrin, Noah (Aimee) Swan of Herrin, Cory Mann of Herrin, Christina (Shawn) Lockard of Herrin, Kalie Jordan and fiancé, Jeff Orr of Herrin, Casey (Brock) Ziegler of Mt. Vernon, and fourteen great-grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren, sister, Sue Hammonds Barwick of Cambria; two sisters-in-law, Irma Holmes of Worden and Gale White of Herrin.
She was preceded in death by her husband, daughter, Barbara Holmes and a son, Danny Holmes.
Services will be 11:00 a.m., Monday, March 25, 2019 at Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home in Herrin with Rev. Chris Hammonds officiating. Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Monday, March 25, 2019 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Herrin City Cemetery in Herrin. Memorial donations are suggested and may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois, 204 Halfway Rd, Marion, IL 62959 and Abundant Life Church 707 East Webster St., Benton, IL 62812; envelopes will be available at the funeral home


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Visitation

Monday

25

Mar

9:00 AM 3/25/2019 9:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 3/25/2019 11:00:00 AM
Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home

2704 South Park Avenue
Herrin, IL 62948

Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home
2704 South Park Avenue Herrin 62948 IL
United States

Service

Monday

25

Mar

11:00 AM 3/25/2019 11:00:00 AM
Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home

2704 South Park Avenue
Herrin, IL 62948

Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home
2704 South Park Avenue Herrin 62948 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Herrin City Cemetery Final Resting Place

Stotlar & Bandyville Road
Herrin, IL 62948

Stotlar & Bandyville Road Herrin 62948 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Hospice of Southern Illinois

204 Halfway Road
Marion, IL 62959

Abundant Life Church

707 East Webster Street
Benton, IL 62912
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