Arthur Holbrook

PINEVILLE — Arthur "Lefty" Holbrook, 81 of Pineville, KY., passed away Tuesday March 18, 2014 at the Creg and Noreen Wells Hospice Center at Hazard, KY. He was born December 20, 1932 at Slemp, KY. A Son of the late Norris and Nancy Hibbard Holbrook. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Army serving in the Korean War. Inaddition to his Parents he was preceded in death by 2 Brothers: Kester and Vernon Holbrook, 1 Sister: Zelphia Holbrook and Wife: Lema Clair.

Survivors Include:

Sons: Gary (Elizabeth) Holbrook and Kenneth Holbrook

Daughters: Alecia (Len R. Hemrick III) Holbrook

Brothers: Lloyd Holbrook, Delmar (Rose) Holbrook, and Eugene Holbrook

Sisters: Justine (Danny) Hall and Juanita (Roger) Holbrook Cooper

Grandchildren: Zachariah Andrew (Rebecca) Holbrook, Geremiah Arthur Holbrook, Allison Claire Holbrook, Ashley Nicole Holbrook and Nicholas Kent Holbrook.

Funeral services will be held at 2 pm Saturday at the Creech Funeral Home Chapel with Dale Turner presiding. Interment will follow in the Pinelawn Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be: Zachariah Holbrook, Geremiah Holbrook, Andrew Gray, Stevan Lambert, Brent Holbrook, and Len R. Hamrick III. The family will receive friends from 6-9 pm Friday at the Creech Funeral Home.

Creech Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements

Online condolences and guestbook are available at

Funeral Home

Creech Funeral Home
112 S 21St St Middlesboro, KY 40965
(606) 248-4700

Published in The Daily News from Mar. 20 to Mar. 21, 2014