Elizabeth Marlene Holmes, 42, of Glen St. Mary died on Thursday, November 1, 2012 at the North Florida Regional Medical Center in Gainesville. She was born in Jacksonville to the late Jack S. Hinson Sr. and Madeline Virginia Croft Hinson and lived in Baker County all of her life. Marlene was a Baptist and loved her family, especially her grandchildren. She enjoyed camping on the Suwannee River and cheering for her favorite NASCAR driver Tony Stewart.
Survivors include her husband James E. Holmes of Glen; son Joshua Preston Smith of Jacksonville; daughters Jennifer Alice Smith of Macclenny and Amber Marie Smith of Orange Park; brothers Jack Hinson Jr. of Moniac, GA, William Hinson of Lake Butler and John Hinson of Cuyler; sister Sharon Elaine Parrish of Macclenny; grandchildren Kaddy Smith and Emily Smith, both of Macclenny, and Brookelynn Rosalea Smith of Jacksonville, along with a fourth grandchild due this year.
The funeral service was held on Monday, November 5 at 7 pm in the chapel of Guerry Funeral Home of Macclenny.