Martha Holcomb

Monday, June 8, 2020

Martha Holcomb of Trumann departed this life Wednesday, June 3, 2020, at Three Rivers Nursing & Rehab in Marked Tree at the age of 84 years, 7 months and 7 days. Mrs. Holcomb was born Sunday, October 27, 1935, in Weona and lived most of her life in Trumann. She was retired from Parker Hannifin and of the Methodist faith. She was preceded in death by her husband, Herman Holcomb; one daughter, Mandy Holcomb; one sister, Margaret Nelson; six brothers, Bill Welch, Donny Welch, and four infant brothers; and her parents, Henry and Ruby Jewel Scarry Welch.

She is survived by one daughter, Sheila Buie of Florida; two sisters, Carol Green of Trumann and Brenda Lowery of Jonesboro; one brother, Jimmy Welch of Trumann; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

The family will have a graveside memorial service at a later date with Thompson Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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