Sister Dorris Holmes was a faithful servant of the Lord and dedicated her life to his service. She was a born again Christian and an active member of Abundant Harvest Church, where she served on the Compassion Team and Praise Team. Dorris was also active with the District Women's Jail Ministry. Dorris was blessed to serve in local ministry with her children during her membership at Abundant Harvest. Dorris was a beloved co-worker of many friends at the University of MI Hospital in the Cancer Department. Our beloved sister lost her battle with cancer and went to be with the Lord Thursday, April 30, 2009 at age 50. She is the sister of Deacon K. Solomon (Maria) Holmes of Abundant Harvest Church.
A Dorris Holmes Memorial Scholarship has been established by Abundant Harvest Church to honor her memory to encourage young women to further their education. Members may apply for the scholarship (annual deadline is August 1). See scholarships.