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Sterling Michael Holcomb, Sr.

October 25, 1958 - December 31, 2017

Sterling Michael Holcomb, Sr., age 59, of Enfield, passed away on December 31, 2017 at his residence.

Sterling was born on October 25, 1958 to the late Clarence Holcomb and Ruth Marie Massie Holcomb in Ronceverte City, WV. He graduated from Covington High School in Alleghany County Virginia. Sterling worked as a heavy equipment operator for the railroad. He was a loving father, grandfather, brother, and friend that will be deeply missed by all that knew him.

Sterling is survived by his son, Sterling M. Holcomb, Jr of Enfield; two sisters, Karen Deperisp of Covington, VA, and Kay Pierce and husband Tracy of Roanoke Rapids, NC; three brothers, Paul Holcomb, Sr. of Enfield, Bobby Holcomb and wife Ruby, and Ricky Holcomb Sr. and wife Carolyn, both of Roanoke Rapids; along with two granddaughters, Abby and Serenity Holcomb.

The family will have a memorial service to celebrate Mr. Holcomb’s life at a later date.

Letchworth Funeral Home is handling the arrangements for the Holcomb family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting

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