Sallie Bedwell Holcomb

Sallie Bedwell Holcomb, 86, of Elizabethtown, went home Friday, May 30, 2014, after a long illness.

She was a native of Perry County and was a retired LPN, much of the time with Hardin Memorial Hospital.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Ernest Holcomb; her parents, Elijah and Lucinda Bedwell; her loving daughter, Berniece Colwell; two sons, Bill and Bobby Bush; and a brother, Arthur Bedwell.
Survivors include a daughter, Carolyn Whitaker; a sister, Olean Logston; two stepsons, Larry Whitaker and James Sizemore; a caregiver, Susie Lasley; four grandchildren, Greg and Steven Whitaker, Rhonda Gering and Melissa LeMasters; nine great-grandchildren, Greg Jr., Brandon and Abigail Whitaker, Tristen Roberts, Derek Russell, Shannon and Meagen Rishkofski, Katie Moseley and Savanna Bolin; eight great-great-grandchildren; Reagen Rishkofski, Brianna Moseley, Brianna, Cole, and Charlie Whitaker, Hayden and Kamden Roberts and Leslie Russell; and five nieces and four nephews.

The funeral is at noon, Thursday at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central in Radcliff with Brother Leroy Routt officiating.

Visitation is from 9 to 10 a.m. for family and 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at Manakee Funeral Home in Elizabethtown.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Manakee Funeral Home.

Funeral Home

Manakee Funeral Home
2098 Leitchfield Road Elizabethtown, KY 42701
Published in The News-Enterprise on June 4, 2014