Johnetta Holmes


Mrs. Johnetta Word Holmes, 88, of Pine Bluff, Ark., passed away Tuesday, November 12, 2013. She was born in Gethsemane, Ark. to the late Noah and Victoria (Anderson) Word.

Survivors include Sons, James Word, Earl Holmes, Carl Holmes; Daughters, Rosetta Morgan, Cozyetta Trice, all of Pine Bluff, Doris Starlard of Little Rock; Brother, Rev. Walter Word of Milwaukee, Wis.; 20 Grandchildren and 16 Great-Grandchildren.

Funeral Service will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at New St. Hurricane Missionary Baptist Church by Rev. Nathaniel Dean. Burial will be in New St. Hurricane Cemetery by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

The body will lie in repose Tuesday at the church from 10:15 a.m. until service time. Family Hour/Visitation will be Monday from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home. The family will be at 1000 East 38th Street, Pine Bluff. Online Register: www.brownfuneralhomeandmortuary.com.