Terry G. Holmes

Mon, 06/15/2020 - 1:30pm

Terry Glen Holmes, 58, passed away on June 13, 2020 at his home in Boothbay. He was born in Boothbay Harbor the son of the Julia Giles Holmes and the late Robert Holmes. He grew up in the region and attended local schools.

He was a hard worker and enjoyed his time working as a carpenter with his father for Robert Holmes Builders. He also spent some time working for Bath Iron Works.

Terry enjoyed being outside and could often be found fishing, boating and camping. Terry had a thirst for knowledge and was always trying to learn about history reading plenty of books and watching documentaries and movies on the subject. He liked movies, music, and cooking. He was also a collector of many things and was always working on his various collections and finding unique ways to display them around the house. He was a people person and enjoyed spending time with his friends and family. He was also quick to help those in need when he was able to.

He was predeceased by his father, Robert Holmes.

He will be missed by his mother, Julia Holmes of Boothbay; sister, Juanita Holmes of Boothbay; children Ivy Holmes, Tyler Holmes and Julia Holmes; as well as his many grandchildren, aunts uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

A graveside service will be held on Thursday, June 18 at 1 p.m. at Evergreen Cemetery in Boothbay. In accordance with the Governor’s orders please be mindful of no more than 50 people to gather and that face masks should be worn and social distancing should be maintained during the service. You are invited to share your condolences a Hug from Home with the family by visiting their Book of Memories at