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Barney Lee Holcomb

April 27, 2019

Barney Lee Holcomb, age 74, of Burnsville, passed away on Saturday, April 27th, 2019 at his home.  A native of Charlotte, he was a son of the late Ralph and Katie Crump Holcomb.  He was also preceded in death by a son, Daniel Edwards; grandson, Cody Dean Hollifield; sister, Linda Holcomb and a brother, Donald Holcomb.  Barney was a US Army Veteran and was an auto mechanic for many years.  He enjoyed camping, fishing and being outdoors.  Barney dearly loved his grandchildren and step-grandchildren.

            Surviving is his wife, Robin Branch Holcomb; daughters: Michelle Hollifield and husband, Danny and Pam Ledford and husband, Roger, all of Burnsville; step-sons: Chris Fortner and fiancee', Sabrina Oswald, and Bo Odell Branch and wife, Janina, Johnny Duckett, Floyd Duckett and wife, Teresa and Curtis Duckett and wife, Pam, all of Burnsville; grandchildren: Felica Hollifield, Tiffany Ledford, Toby Ledford, Tyler Ledford, Drake Edwards and Harley Rebel Edwards; step-grandchildren: Joni Duckett, Jacob Duckett, Brittany Barrier (Mikey), Josh Condrey (Shosta), Sasha Branch, Morgan Branch, Roxanne Branch, Julianna Branch; one great-grandbaby on the way; sister, Wanda Givens and husband, Ronnie, of Charlotte; brother, Jay Holcomb and wife, Linda, also of Charlotte; and sisters-in-law: Sharon Lewis and husband, Allen, of Asheville, Teresa Nelon of Hot Springs and Trina Haney and husband, David, of Asheville.

            Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 8th in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services. 

            The family requests memorials be made to the funeral home to help with expenses at 378 Charlie Brown Road, Burnsville, NC  28714. 

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