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Rufus W. Holmes

Rufus W. (Mokey) Holmes, 61, Fredericksburg, died Monday, May 1, 2006, at Washington County Hospital in Salem.
A native of Koekee, Va., born Jan. 17, 1945, he was the son of the late Elmer R. and Eva N. Parsons Holmes.
He was a former lineman for Louisville Gas and Electric Utility Co. and a member of Blue River Baptist Church in Depauw.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Sue Maxfield.
Survivors include a son, John Holmes of Hardinsburg; a daughter, Jackie Hall of Hardinsburg; a brother, Lester Holmes of Ramsey; a sister, Nelda Fay McCutcheon of Fredericksburg; and five grandchildren.
Visitation: Wednesday, May 3, from 1 to 8 p.m. and Thursday, May 4, after 10 a.m. at Swarens Funeral Home in Ramsey.
Funeral: Wednesday, May 4, at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in Palmyra Cemetery.
Officiant: The Rev. Toney McCutcheon.