Ann Arnold Holmes, age 61, of Betsy Court, Grandy, NC passed away on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at Sentara Leigh Hospital. Born November 8, 1957 in Philadelphia, PA to the late Irving Arnold and Opal Arnold, she is survived by her husband of thirty years, Joseph L. Holmes. Pattie served her country honorably as a veteran of the U. S. Navy.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by a daughter, Reanna L. Holmes and husband Leo of Camden, NC; and three sisters, Opal Barton, Pam Graham, and Alice Kull. She is known as Memaw to her grandkids, Hunter, Haley, Hayden, Shay and Riley. Pattie is also survived by her father and mother-in-law, Leo and Nina Holmes and brothers-in-law, Leo and Frank Holmes.
A funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, June 14, 2019 at Twiford Memorial Chapel officiated by Pastor Tom Gregory with military honors provided by the U. S. Navy and the William Clarence Jackson VFW Post #6060 and escorted by the Patriot Riders. Burial will follow in Laurel Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home. Twiford Funeral Home, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is assisting the Holmes family. Online memorial condolences may be sent to the family at www.TwifordFH.com.
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