Furrs Community-Calvin Cobert Holcomb, 91, died March 22, 2018 at Sanctuary Hospice after an extended illness. He was born Oct. 17, 1926 to the late Albert and Lorretter Perkins Holcomb. Calvin enjoyed gardening, watching baseball, reading and was an avid New York Yankees fan. He owned and operated Holcomb’s Insurance Agency. Calvin was in the Navy having served in WWII and went to Korea while serving in the Army.

A service will be at 2:00 pm Sunday March 25, 2018 at Holland Funeral Directors-Tupelo Chapel with Bro. Bobby Holland 0fficiating. Private burial will follow in the Holcomb Family Cemetery. Visitation will be from 12 noon till service time only on Sunday at Holland-Tupelo Chapel. The service may be viewed via live streaming at
Survivors include is only son, Ronnie Holcomb (Teresa) of the Furrs Community; one grandson, Alan Holcomb (Courtney) of Tupelo; and a great granddaughter, Mackenzie Holcomb of Tupelo, and several nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents; two brothers; Arnold and Charlie Holcomb, and two sisters; Viola Hendrix and Grace Fielder.
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