James B. Holbrook, 73, of Lake City died Saturday, May 19, 2007, in NEA Medical Center at Jonesboro. Born in Kentucky, he had lived in Lake City for three and a half years and was a retired steel mill worker.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Tilsmon and Audrey Holbrook; six sisters; and two brothers.
Mr. Holbrook is survived by his wife, Francella McCord Holbrook, of the home; a daughter, Rhonda Tacker, of Kentucky; a stepdaughter, Julie Gilbee of Florida; three sons, Jerry Holbrook and Denver Holbrook, both of Indiana, and Randy Holbrook of Michigan; three stepsons, Rocky Jackson of New York, Jesse Jackson of South Carolina and Richard Jackson of Michigan; six sisters, Jeanette Stevens, Sharon Justice, Emma Justice, Sue Bailey, Bernice Plunkett and Brenda Hall, all of Michigan; two brothers, Tilsmon Holbrook and David Hall, both of Michigan; 13 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
The funeral was held at 3 p.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home at Trumann with Rev. Larry Owens officiating. Burial was private.
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