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Rebecca Duvall Holcombe

North Carolina, USA
Death 17 Mar 2017 (aged 85)
Buncombe County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Candler, Buncombe County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 177500931 · View Source
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We lay to rest our beloved Rebecca D. Holcombe, 85, of Candler, who went to her heavenly home on Friday, March 17, 2017, at 5:50 p.m.

She was born on February 18, 1932, to the late Gus and Vinnie Smith Duvall. She was also preceded in death by her husband, John Holcombe, and her seven siblings.

Mrs. Holcombe had been a proud member of the Franklin High School women's basketball team.

She is survived by her daughter, Sherry Williams and husband Bill; son, Keith Snipes and wife Debbie; grandchildren, Chris and wife Connie, Tonya, Kayla, Jessie and husband Seth, and Tosha and husband Matthew; and 11 great-grandchildren.

"Your body is no longer with us, but your spirit lives on in our hearts and lingers in our memories. We lost a great warrior but Heaven gained an angel."

Her family will receive friends from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 25, at Gospel Baptist Church, 74 Oak Hill Dr., Asheville, with the service immediately following. Inurnment will then take place at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

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  • Created by: Kevin Haynes
  • Added: 18 Mar 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 177500931
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rebecca Duvall Holcombe (18 Feb 1932–17 Mar 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 177500931, citing Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Candler, Buncombe County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Kevin Haynes (contributor 47893059) .