Douglas E. Holman, age 75 of Flowery Branch, formerly of Buford, GA, passed away on August 8, 2006. He was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Odell Henry Holman and brother, Roy Lee Holman, In-laws, Wilbur F. and Nellie Wofford Harrison. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Patricia Harrison Holman of Flowery Branch, GA; Sons and Daughter In-law, Dennis E. Holman of Buford, GA, Tracy D. and Jane Holman of Buford, GA; Daughter and Son In-law, Patti H. and Britt Bramblett of Sugar Hill, GA; Grandchildren: Lea Holman, Kevin Holman, Dylan Holman, Tara Bramblett, Tyler Bramblett, Trevor Bramblett; Brothers and Sister In-laws; Jerry and Barbara Holman of Tellico Plains, TN, Barry Holman of Jefferson, GA, Fay Holman of Buford, GA; Brother In-law and wife, Hiram E. and Lorene Harrison of Cumming, GA; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. Mr. Holman was born in Gwinnett County, GA on February 19, 1931. He served in the U.S. Marine Corp during the Korean War. He was retired from Scientific Atlanta and Boeing Company. He was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church, Buford, GA. He loved car racing and antique cars. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, August 10 at 2:00 p.m. at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel with Rev. Danny Newbern ad Rev. Paul Wade officiating. Interment will follow in Zion Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Buford. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, August 9, 2006 from 2 - 4 and 6 - 9 p.m. at the funeral home. Flowers accepted or donations may be made to Zion Hill Baptist Church Building Fund in Memory of Douglas E. Holman. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel, 770-945-6924, www.hamiltonmillchapel.com.