Thelma Beatrice Holcomb

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LAMESA - Funeral services for Thelma Beatrice Holcomb, 78 of Lamesa will be July 26 at 10 a.m. at Klondike Baptist Church with Brian Pinkerton officiating. Interment will follow in Lamesa Memorial Park under the direction of Branon Funeral Home. Visitation will be held Friday, July 25, 2014 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Branon Funeral Home. She died July 22, 2014, in Lubbock. She was born Aug. 15, 1935, in Knott to Albert Pool and Viola May (Thames) Anderson. She married Don Holcomb Sep.25, 1953, in Midland - they were married 60 years. She adored her children and grandchildren and enjoyed the time she spent with her great-grandchild, Jayden. She was a dog lover and leaves behind her two dogs, Nibbles and Lollipop. At one time she and Don had a dog breeding kennel. She was born and raised in the country and that is where she preferred to be. She is survived by her husband, Don Holcomb of Lamesa; children, Michael Don Holcomb and wife Carol of Lamesa, and Darla Swinson and husband, Mike of Midland; sister, Laveda Simmons of Carrolton; grandchildren, Haydon Holcomb, and Mackenzie Holcomb, both of Lamesa, Drew Swinson and Tyler Swinson, both of Midland; and great-grandchild Jayden Holcomb of Lamesa. She is preceded in death by her parents. The family suggests memorials to American Cancer Society, 3511 10th St., Lubbock, TX, 79415, National Parkinson Association Gift Processing Center, PO Box 5018, Hagerstown, MD 21741-5018, Cure PSP, 30 E. Padonia Rd., Suite 201, Timonium, MD, 21093, or a charity of choice. To send condolences online, visit
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