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
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
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.