Obituary

Gretter Louise Holmes earned her wings to be with our lord and savior on august 6,2017. She was born on March 3rd , 1953 and was the fourth child to the late John and Lizzie Jackson. She is proceeded in death by her siblings Edward Jackson, Margaret Wyatt, Daisy Wilson, and John L. Jackson

Gretter attended Hanover county schools and graduated from Patrick Henry High School. She later on in life furthered her educational career at a business technology center. She belonged to Mt Zion baptist Church and attended regularly until her health and sight would not allow her to travel; at which point she visited and felt at home in many churches.

Gretter held many occupations, however none were greater to her than her family. she retired in 2003 and began to enjoy life to its fullest and focus on her family. She loved to playing bingo, playing cards, and playing her on line games. she always gave freely from the bottom of her heart and and made everyone she met feel welcome. she was our vision of a precious soul.

Gretter leaves to cherish her memory her devoted husband James Holmes,three children Patrina, Floyd Jr (Akua ), and Natasha Derricott, seven grandchildren LaRome and Marcus Derricott, Benjamin and Tiavia Mickens, Samara Truesdale, and Jadien and Jordan Derricott, six great grandchildren Kayden, Evagaline, Kaleb, Jayden, Khole and Marceline Derricott, one sister Glenda White, one brother Cheyenne Jackson, three devoted friends Levan Kelly, Shirley Lincoln and Latonia Mickens.

If she were here she would tell us not to be sad..... Live and Be Happy!