Charles Henry Holcomb

Charles Henry Holcomb, 88, of Russellville, passed away Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at Helen Keller Hospital.

Mr. Holcomb lived his entire life in Franklin County and was a member of First Baptist Church in Russellville. He was retired from Reynolds Metal Company, a Master Mason, lifetime member of Bear Creek Hunting Club, served in the United States Air Force and was an avid golfer.


His funeral will be Friday, March 13, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Pinkard Funeral Home in Russellville, with Richard Parker and Chase Dowdy officiating. Visitation will be prior to the service from noon until time for the service. Burial will be in Franklin Memory Gardens.

He was preceded in death by parents, Willie and Lula Holcomb; sister, Willodean King, brother, Harold Holcomb and sister, Sue Cook.

Survivors include his wife, Elsie Holcomb; children, Pam Hester, Donna Trapp (Greg), and Linda Holcomb; six grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Jeff Holcomb, Scott Howell, Ricky Hall, Jeff Bowling, Jacob Hill and Barrett Behel.

Honorary bearers will be Morris Brown, Troy Oliver, Alvie Seal, Dan Williams and Billy Wilson.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 326, Russellville, AL 35653.


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