James “Dwayne” Holmes passed peacefully at home on February 2, 2017. He was born in Prescott, Kansas on July 19, 1951. He married Jackie Holmes in 1979. They raised their family, loved their grandkids, and enjoyed traveling together.
Dwayne was preceded in death, just two months prior, by Jackie. It broke his heart and their family is finding peace knowing that they are together again. He was also preceded in death by his mother, Doris Holmes.
Dwayne is survived by their children: Robyn Reha, Darren Holmes, Matt Dunfee, Ryan Holmes, and Michelle Holmes; their spouses; and nine grandchildren: Lee, Katelyn, Ryan, Dallas, Asia, Kynedee, Kareyna, Pressly, and Alexis; as well as his siblings Kenneth, Karen, and Linda; their spouses; and his father James (Marjorie) Holmes.
Visitation will be 5:30 to 7:30, Monday, at First Baptist Church, formerly known as New Testament Baptist Church, 3020 E. 38th Street. His funeral will be at 11 a.m., Tuesday, at the church.