From press reports
It is with great pride and honor that the family and friends of
“Hunter” David Holmes announces his 101 birthday on May 7th, 2013.
Mr. Holmes was born 101 years ago in Winston County Mississippi. He
lived in Louisville, Mississippi in his home on Jones Avenue for
nearly 65 years until he moved to Chicago four years ago to live with
his daughter Bobbie Nell Holmes-Finley and his granddaughter Melva
When asked how old he will be on his birthday, Mr. Holmes replied “I
really can’t say, but I do know that I ain’t no baby.”
Currently, Mr. Holmes is patiently awaiting his 101 birthday
commemoration certificate from United States President Barack H. Obama.