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Information for Lucile Hopley Holcomb

7 September, 1891 - 18 November, 1985

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

November, 1985
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Lucile Holcomb

    Services for Lucile H. Holcomb, 94, Caldwell, who died Monday, Nov. 18, at her home of natural causes, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday at the United Methodist Church, Caldwell.
    The Rev. Raymond A. Thompson, United Methodist pastor, will officiate.  Burial will follow in the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell, under the direction of the Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
    Mrs. Holcomb was born Sept. 7, 1891, in Macksville, Kan., to James and Amy Hople (sic).  She was reared and educated in Macksville and later took special training in music, art and public speaking.
    She married Z. M. (Zelotus Milton) Holcomb on Nov. 10, 1915, at Macksville. In 1925, they moved to Mt. Shasta, Calif., where they lived for more than two years.  In 1927, they moved to Idaho and purchased a farm in the Pleasant Ridge Community near Caldwell where she had since resided.  Mr. Holcomb died in 1968.  She was an active member of the Methodist Church and had taught in Sunday school for more than 20 years.  She was a member of the Hermosa Chapter No. 32, Order of the Eastern Star in 'Caldwell for more than 35 years.
    She is survived by two sons, Eldon Hopley Holcomb of Hemet, Calif., and Milton Clark Holcomb of Caldwell; three grandsons, two granddaughters, and five great-grandchildren.
    She was preceded in death by two sisters and a brother.

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