News From Terre Haute, Indiana

March 27, 2013

Anna P. Holmes

The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — Anna P.  Holmes, 84, lifelong Terre Haute resident, passed away March 24, 2013.  She was born June 25, 1928, to Michael and Mary Agnes (Crowley) Dragon. She was a member of The Well Worship Center and a longtime member of the Kerman Cauldron 19, where she was past Mighty Chosen One. Her husband, John V. Holmes, preceded her in death in 2002.  

She is survived by one son, John V. Holmes Jr. and wife Lisa; four daughters, Kathy Rickard (Darryl deceased), Debby Rogers (Robin deceased), Mary Hamilton (Mike deceased), and Peggy Grimes and her husband Rodney. She also is survived by  brothers, Michael Dragon III and Patrick Dragon; and a sister, Mary Lynna Mann.  There are 14 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.  

Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday, March 29, 2013, in DeBaun Springhill Chapel, with Kerman Caldron memorial services. The Rev. Chris Lee will be officiating. Entombment will be in Roselawn Chapel of Memories. Calling will be on Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. Online condolences may be offered at: