She was born in Decatur, to the late Roy Parker and Bessie Mae Robinson.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Pete Holmes; brother, Thomas; sister, Helen, and brother, David Robinson.
She is survived by her daughters: Paula Holmes, and Sharon and her husband, Michael Lombardo; granddaughters: Nicole, Maria, and Caroline; sister, Margaret Waters; sister-in-law, Lois Robinson; and several nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.
Local services will be held Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at 10 a.m. at Concord Methodist Church in Decatur, with graveside immediately following in Decatur City Cemetery.
You are encouraged to share a memory of Elizabeth and/or your personal condolences with her family by visiting her memorial Web page and guest book at www.companionfunerals.com.
Companion Funeral Home is honored to assist the Holmes family with these arrangements.