The Port Arthur News
FLORIEN, LA —
Rita Jean Holmes, 74 of Florien, La. died on March 12, 2013 at her residence. She was born on July 7, 1938 in Burkeville, Texas and was a former 40 year resident of Nederland.
She is survived by her son, John Holmes of Florien, daughters, Jane Askew of Nederland, Sammie Glover and husband, Mark of Nederland and Jill Scales and husband, Gary of Oklahoma, brothers, Jack Ozment of Port Neches and Buddy Ozment of Woodville and grandchildren, Jacob Askew, John Askew, Mabry Glover and Sarah Scales.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Sherlock Holmes and her parents, Perry and Leola Ozment
Visitation will be on Friday from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Smith Funeral Home in Newton.
Funeral service will be held on Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 11:00 am at Smith Funeral Home with burial to follow at Farr's Chapel Cemetery near Newton.