Bobby Z Holcomb

Bobby Z. Holcomb, 79 of Pittsburg, Texas, passed away on September 16, 2017 in Tyler, Texas.  He was born on August 30, 1938 in Mt. Pleasant, TX to Bryan & Estell (Reese) Holcomb.

Bobby was a member of the First Baptist Church of Cason and served in the United States Army.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara Holcomb of Pittsburg, TX; son & daughter-in-law, Robby & Amy Holcomb of Pittsburg, TX; daughter & son-in-law, Rhonda & Matt Bowers of Mt. Pleasant, TX; grandson & wife, Bryan & Jacque Bowers of Mt. Vernon, TX; grandson & wife, Kyle & Tiphany Bowers of Kilgore, TX; grandson & wife, Chad & Erin Bowers of Mt. Pleasant, TX; grandson, Riley Mallory of Pittsburg, TX; grandson, Brandon Mallory of Pittsburg, TX; great grandchildren, Ryder, Reagan, Jack, Gracelynn, & Kenzi Bowers & a special niece, Lori Kelly.

He was preceded in death by his first wife of 48 years Frances Holcomb, parents and a brother, James Edward Holcomb.

Visitation will be held from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Monday, September 18, 2017 at the Bates Cooper Sloan Funeral Home.  Services will be held at 11:00 AM Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at the First Baptist Church of Cason.  Interment will follow in the Nevills Chapel Cemetery.

Online registry is available at

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