MACON — John L. Holcombe, 82, died Nov. 5, 2018, at North Mississippi Medical Center in West Point. Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Elon Baptist Church with Payton Myers officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery. Visitation was from 5:30-8 p.m. Thursday at Cockrell Funeral Home. Cockrell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. He was preceded in death by his parents; infant son, John Anthony Holcombe; and sister, Jean Britt. He is survived by his wife, Lucy Holcombe; daughters, Tina Holcombe Ferrell and Michelle Fason, both Carrollton, Alabama; brothers, Ed Holcombe of West Point, Riley Holcombe of Guntersville, Alabama and Norman Holcombe of Macon; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Robert Stevens, Sid Dinsmore, Ken Misso, Chuck Misso, Jeb Stewart, Marty Holcombe, Jeff Holcombe and Jonathan Sellers.
Appeared in The Commercial Dispatch on November 9, 2018
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