James Edward Holbert, 89, passed away on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 in Arlington.
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Funeral Service: 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, April 24, at Wade Family Funeral Home, 4140 W. Pioneer Parkway, Arlington. Interment: 1:30 p.m. at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery, Dallas. Visitation: 10-11 a.m. prior to the service at the funeral home.
James was born on July 8, 1929 in Columbus, Ohio. He served in the U.S. Air Force. James worked as a Quality Engineer in the Aerospace industry.
He was preceded in death by: his wife, Shirley Holbert; daughter, Sharon Holbert; and siblings, William Reginald Clark, Ada Blanch Holbert, Naomi Holbert, Gloria Holbert, Anna Ruth Holbert, Fredia Magdazene Holbert, Luther Holbert, Carl Edwin Holbert, Phyllis Lorene Holbert, and Dorothy Mae Holbert.
Survivors: Sons, Vaughn McDaniel and wife, Paula, and Jerry Holbert and wife, Bernice; daughters, Shirley Brown, Marilyn Jordan and Carolyn Holbert; brothers, Richard Holbert and wife, Donna, and David Holbert; grandchildren, Fredonia, Vaughn Jr., Derrick, Kendria, Felicia, Landre, Jason, Jerry Jr., James, Justin, Kenneth, Jonathan, Kevin Jr. and Kris; great-grandchildren, Ashleigh, Breanna, Juwan, Tre-Vaughn, Breland, Chavaughn, Derrick Jr., D’Andre, Taliyan, Derik, Jamaya, Jamie, Micheal Jr., Marian, Kris, Kadance, Delissa, Joshua, Jamal, Rainey, Yazmin, Kiara, Ja’niyah, Jerry III, Jarell, Mariah, Jordan, Kamrynn, McKenna, Seth, Gavin and Carson; great great-grandchildren, Kylanie and Zuri.
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