Mrs. Linda Holcomb, 80 of Sparks passed away Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at her residence. Mrs. Holcomb was born October 30, 1940 to the late Henry Darnell Boals, Sr, and Delma Howie Boals. She attended Grace Community/Open Door and she started the Grace Community Pantry and helped for about 20 years. Mrs. Holcomb was also involved in Friends helping Friends, always trying to help someone in the community. She won the Woman of the Year in 1997.
Survivors include her children, John Holcomb, Jr (Mary) of Washington State, Robert (Wendy) Holcomb of Adel James (Bridgett) Holcomb of Adel, and Terri Holcomb (Jamie) of N. C.;; grandchildren, Joshua, Timmy, Andrew, Sean, Brittany, Olivia, Hayley, Andrew, Jonathan, and Katie; 13 great grandchildren; daughter in law. Mrs. Holcomb was preceded in death by her husband, John Holcomb; son, Ellis Holcomb; and two brothers, Henry D. Boals and Thomas Boals.
A celebration of life will be held Thursday, May 20 2021 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. at Open Door.
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