James Rudolph Holleman, Sr. died suddenly on Thursday, February 23, 2012 in Greenville, Texas at the age of 46. James was born to Robert Lee Holleman, Sr. and Geraldine Snowden Holleman on February 11 1966 in Dallas, Texas. James worked at Holleman Auto Salvage for many years before his final illness. James married Cathy Coyle in 1986 in Dallas, Texas. To this union were born a daughter, Sheree and a son, James Rudolph, Jr. James is preceded in death by his brother, Robert Lee Holleman, Jr. and sister, Norma Jean Snowden. Those left to celebrate his life include his parents, Robert L. and Geraldine Holleman; daughter, Sheree Schwen and her husband, James Obi ; son, James Rudolph Holleman, Jr.; Sheree and James mother, Cathy Coyle; grandsons, Evan Holleman and Wyatt Schwen; granddaughter, Geraldine Alli Holleman; sister, Nadine Watson and her husband Don, and sister Ramanda Snowden; as well as a niece; numerous nephews and friends. A gathering of friends and family will be held on Friday evening, February 24, 2012 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Peters Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held the following day, Saturday, February 25, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will immediately follow the service. In lieu of flowers the family is asking for donations towards the cost of the funeral.