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Horace Prophet Holcombe
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Birth: Nov. 23, 1922
Marion
McDowell County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 9, 1983
Asheville
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA

Horace Prophet Holcombe in the North Carolina, Birth Indexes, 1800-2000

Name: Horace Prophet Holcombe
Event Type: Birth
Birth Date: 23 Nov 1922
Birth County: Mcdowell
Parent1 Name: Vernie Holcombe
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Horace Prophet Holcombe in the North Carolina, Death Indexes, 1908-2004

Name: Horace Prophet Holcombe
Gender: Male
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Age: 59
Date of Birth: 23 Nov 1922
Residence County: Buncombe
Residence State: North Carolina
Date of Death: 9 Jul 1983
Death County: Buncombe
Death State: North Carolina
Autopsy: No
Institution: Veterans Hospital
Attendant: Physician
Burial Location: Burial in state
Source Vendor: NC Department of Health. North Carolina Deaths, 1983-87
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Horace enlisted in the U.S. Army on 12 Oct 1942 during WWII. He was released on 20 Feb 1946. He worked as an electrician until retirement.

His first wife was named Myrtle. They were the parents of 2 sons. That marriage ended in 1965. His second wife was my grandmother. They married on Sept. 17, 1982. They dated when they were younger before each of them married other people. They were married almost 10 months when he passed away due to cancer.

His body was donated to science, then cremated and ashes were buried beside parents.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Vernie Smith Holcombe (1901 - 1971)
  Fushia Lou Thomas Holcombe (1905 - 1980)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Louise Farris Holcombe (1924 - 1996)
 
 Sibling:
  Horace Prophet Holcombe (1922 - 1983)
  Wilma Pearl Holcombe (1927 - 1968)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mountain View Memorial Park
Black Mountain
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Vickie Oates Woods
Record added: Apr 05, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107829723
Horace Prophet Holcombe
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