MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

March 30, 2013

Hurley L. Holmes

1923 - 2013


— Hurley L. Holmes, 89, passed away on Thursday, March 28, 2013 with his family at his side. He was born September 23, 1923 to George W. and Minnie (Williams) Holmes in Yahola, OK.

On September 15, 1943, Hurley married Lorene (Riggins) and in 1949, they moved to Muskogee, OK where he worked for ONG for 38 years. Hurley was a member of the ONGoers Club and a member of First Baptist Church.

Hurley is survived by wife of 69 years, Lorene; sons, Ronnie Holmes and Danny Holmes; daughter, Pamela Hamilton; grandchildren, Ginger, Brent, Brian, Jeremy and Madison; and great-grandchild, Abigail.  He was preceded in death by ten siblings.

Serving as pallbearers are Brent Holmes, Brian Holmes, Jeremy Adaire and Bud Edge.

A funeral celebrating the life of Hurley will be held Monday, April 1, 2013 at 1:00 p.m., at Bradley Belltower Chapel with Reverend Rex Wilkinson officiating. Burial to follow at Memorial Park Mausoleum.

The family has entrusted Bradley Family Funeral Service with the arrangements. Friends may send condolences to the family at www.bradleyfuneralservice.com