WAPPAPELLO -- Cecil L. Holman Sr., 72, died at 8:15 p.m. Oct. 29, 2007, at the Puxico Nursing Center.
Born June 1, 1935, in Lamar, Ark., son of the late Wallace Lawson and Bessie Maude Sweeney Holman, he was a retired truck driver for Essex Gas Company of Bridgeport, Texas. He was a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Chaffee and the Wappapello Eagles Order 4066.
On July 13, 1962, in Mounds, Ill., he married Ruth E. Goehman, who preceded him in death on Feb. 27, 1999.
Survivors include: seven sons, Michael Holman of Springfield, Cecil Holman Jr., Chris Holman and James Holman of Wappapello, Stoy Holman of Longview, Texas, Roger Holman of Turnertown, Texas and Joe Holman of Chaffee; two daughters, Gayle Holman of Springfield and Lynn Rockett of Sedalia; one brother, Glen Holman of Wappapello; and numerous grandchildren and great-
Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. until time of services at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Amick-Burnett Funeral Home in Chaffee. The Rev. WIlliam Marshall will officiate.
Burial will follow in Union Park Cemetery in Chaffee.
Pallbearers will be: Jeff Holman, Joe Hubbert, Mike Anglin, Jeff Anglin, Mark Asbridge and David McCormick.