Retired Judge Holcomb Dies Sunday

Retired General Sessions Court Judge Starlan Richard Holcomb Jr. died Sunday, April 22. He was 76. A member of the state legislature from 1967-1973, Judge Holcomb was a graduate of the University of Chattanooga and earned his law degree at the University of Cincinnati. The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Heritage Funeral Home, East Brainerd Road, Chattanooga. Services will be at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, at Heritage Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at Chattanooga National Cemetery with full military honors. Honorary pallbearers will be current and retired members of the local judiciary. Read his obituary from Heritage Funeral Home and more about him in the Chattanoogan.