Arvil Wayne Holmes
November 16, 1945 - March 5, 2018

A memorial service will be held for Arvil Holmes at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at Hilliard Funeral Home.

Arvil Wayne "Fuzzy" Holmes was born November 16, 1945 in Van, Texas. He had been a resident of Van all of his life and served in the U.S. Air Force. He retired from Trane in 2005, where he worked as a machinist for 28 years. Arvil belonged to the Masonic Lodge and was a long-standing, dedicated fireman for Van Volunteer Fire Dept.

Arvil passed away at the age of 72 on March 5, 2018. He was preceded in death by his father, Ruben Holmes; sister, Valta Lee Holmes; and grandparents, Floyd Andrew & Edith Magers.

Survivors include his mother, Valta Carcamo and husband, Fernando of Van; brother, Glynn Holmes and wife, Dorothy of Van; two nieces, Tammy Chitty of Grand Saline, and Elaine Saxon and husband, Gary of Ben Wheeler; great-nephew, Stoney Williams of Ben Wheeler; and great-nieces, Bailey Chitty and Taylor Chitty of Grand Saline.

If desired, memorials may be made to Van Volunteer Fire Dept.