George Walters Holmes, 81, of Creswell, died on Thursday, February 2, 2023, at ECU Health Chowan Hospital in Edenton surrounded by his loving family.
Born May 27,1941 in Washington County he was the son of the late Wallace T. Holmes and Adelia Ambrose Holmes and was preceded in death by his loving wife, Tellie Lyvin Woodley Holmes; daughter, Angela Holmes Selleck; sister, Sarah Holmes Spruill and brothers, Charles Holmes and Wallace Holmes. George was a farmer.
His family includes his daughters, Melissa Woodley Turner and husband William of Creedmoor, NC, Lisa Woodley Edwards and husband James of Creswell, NC and Stacie Holmes and fiancé David of Clayton, NC; sons, Timothy Walters Holmes and wife Jamey of Winterville, NC and Michael Craig Holmes and wife Sharon of Creswell, NC; sister, Hepsie Holmes Davis and husband Ron of Bonney Lake, WA; brothers, Thomas Holmes and wife Dalen of Creswell, NC and Gregory Holmes of Bath, NC; sister-in-law, Pat Holmes of Dayton, OH; son-in-law, Joe Selleck of Durham, NC; six grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Memorial service will be held Sunday, February 12, 2023 at 1:30 p.m. at Maitland Funeral Home, Creswell with David Phelps officiating. Family will receive friends at the funeral home from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. prior to the service and other times at the residence.
Flowers are welcome or donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association at 5171 Glenwood Avenue, # 101, Raleigh, NC 27612, phone number (919) 803-8285 or charity of choice.
Arrangements are by Maitland Funeral Home, Creswell.