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Holmes, David E.

Holmes, David E.

March 1, 1975 — February 3, 2021

David Eugene Holmes, 45, of Excelsior Springs, MO, passed away February 3, 2021, at his home.

David was born March 1, 1975, in Jonesboro, Arkansas, the eldest of two sons of Russell W. and Debra A. (Metcalf) Holmes. He graduated in 1994 from Judson High School in Converse, Texas, where he played football and ran track.

Following graduation, David owned his own business detailing cars and worked in the printing business before joining the US Marine Corps in 2000. He served honorably for four years prior to discharge in 2004. Following his military service, David returned to the printing industry, most recently working for LSC Communications in Liberty, MO.

Throughout his life, David's passions included Motocross racing, BMX racing, camping and barbequing with friends, playing Texas Hold'em and drag racing. He also loved buying with his own earnings and delivering toys at Christmastime to less fortunate kids.

David was preceded in death by all his grandparents. He leaves his mom and dad, Debra and Russell Holmes of Kansas City, MO; brother and sister-in-law, Daniel and Letty Holmes and their daughters, Hailee and Emma, all of Arlington, TX; as well as loving extended family members and countless friends. David was devoted to family, friends and country.

Due to COVID restrictions, no services will be held at this time. A graveside service will be announced at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials to assist with expenses would be greatly appreciated. Donations may be sent to Park Lawn Northland Chapel, 1640 North State Route 291, Liberty, MO. 64068.

Service Information

Due to COVID restrictions, no services will be held at this time. A graveside service will be announced at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials to assist with expenses would be greatly appreciated. Donations may be sent to Park Lawn Northland Chapel, 1640 North State Route 291, Liberty, MO. 64068.

Holmes, David E.'s Guestbook

I am so sorry for your loss. I will miss your smile and your bs. LOl Love you, my friend!

Vicky Harris

My deepest condolences to the Holmes family. Rest in peace my dear friend David!

Sue Kennedy

I'll love you forever.

Erica Covington

Your smile and wit will be greatly missed. We had so many good times I’ll never forget. You had the biggest heart.

Beth Snyder

Man what I would do to get your random snap chats now it just doesn’t seem right that your gone man... you were always there when I needed you and I’ll forever miss you man till we meet again brother ride freely with out a care in the world big dog I love you brother!

Ray Brooks

Sending prayers of comfort to family and friends!

Lori Wilson

Sending our love. He will be missed.

John and Holly Brama

Going to miss you where a great friend always had great times together.

Matt Nichols

You will be deeply missed. You and Anthony, my son, have been friends since elementary school and graduated from Judson High School together. My deepest condolences to your family.

Carolyn Jones, Converse, TX

Ride with the angels my friend. You will be missed. You and your family are in my prayers.

Chianti Weir

You were one of a kind. Always full of hope and inspiration. I was and always will be proud to call you my friend. You were like a brother to me. I love you. Fly high my friend

Jerry Nail

Cousin, I love you and you will be deeply missed!

Heather Gildersleeve

The void a love one leaves in the heart is huge. You will leave a hole in your family’s lives that cannot ever be filled.

Hugh and Dolores Hamrick

You will always be alive in my heart and our stories.

Kassi Arnott

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