Peggy Jo (Hardigree) Holcomb

Born: Mon., Apr. 2, 1934
Died: Mon., Mar. 9, 2015


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Wed., Mar. 11, 2015
Location: McCommons Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Thu., Mar. 12, 2015
Location: White Plains Baptist Church

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Peggy Jo Hardigree Holcomb

Peggy Jo Hardigree Holcomb, age 80, of White Plains, GA  died Monday, March 9, 2015 at Greene Point Health and Rehabilitation in Union Point.  Born on April 2, 1934 in Greene County she was the daughter of the late John Henry Hardigree and Mary Lou Lewis Hardigree.  She attended school in Union Point and married Richard Clyde Holcomb on August 3, 1952 and they made their home in White Plains.  She worked at Minnie G. Boswell Memorial Hospital as a nurses aid.  Peggy was a member of White Plains Baptist Church.  She was a wonderful mother and grandmother and will be missed by her many friends and loved ones.
Survivors include her daughter, Kathy Pettit (David) of White Plains, GA; two sons, Ricky H. Holcomb (Deanne) of Greensboro, GA, Dan Holcomb (Malinda) of White Plains, GA;  a sister Montine Merritt  (Jack) of the Liberty Community; and two brothers, Robby Clark Hardigree of Washington, GA, and Larry Kenneth Hardigree of Macon, GA; eight grandchildren, Kim Pettit and her children, Taylor and Mariah Goettie, Josh Pettit (BreAnn) and their son, Dylan, R. J. Holcomb (Leanne) and their children, Nathanael McDaniel, Issac McDaniel and Harley Holcomb; Stephanie Rhoades (Brad) and their children Peyton and Paisley Rhoades, Brooke Allen (David) and their children  Brooklyn Allen, Wyatt Allen, Taylor Allen and Tennett Allen, Drew Holcomb and Tabatha Kelly, Gray Holcomb (Haley) and Ben Holcomb; other relatives and many friends.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Clyde Holcomb and three brothers, Victor Lewis Hardigree, James Hardigree and Earl Hardigree.

Funeral Services will be held, Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at White Plains Baptist Church, 1020 Main Street East, White Plains, GA 30678 with Bob Beeland officiating.  Interment will follow in the White Plains Baptist Church Cemetery.  The family will receive friends Wednesday night from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at McCommons Funeral Home.  Serving as pallbearers are Taylor Goettie, Ben Holcomb, Drew Holcomb, Gray Holcomb, R. J. Holcomb and Josh Pettit.  Honorary pallbearers will be William Coleman, Johnny Eley, Loren Leach, Andy Moore and Wilburn Stewart.  McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at to sign the online guest register.

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kelley channell
   Posted Tue March 10, 2015
Kathy and family,
So sorry to hear of Mrs. Peggy's passing. I know how much she meant to you.
You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Kelley Channell

   Posted Tue March 10, 2015
I was so saddened to hear about Miss Peggy's passing...She was such a sweet and caring lady.
I am praying that the good Lord will send you all the peace and comfort that only HE can give during this sad time.
In deepest sympathy,
Carlene Noggle and family.

Kendall Eley
   Posted Wed March 11, 2015
So sorry to hear of Mrs. Peggy's passing!

Mr. & Mrs. Terry Cantrell
   Posted Wed March 11, 2015
Kathy,Ricky & Dan:
You all are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
May God give you comfort, peace and love in the coming days.

Terry & Elaine Cantrell

David, Teresa, Danni Lee and Samantha Dunagan
   Posted Wed March 11, 2015
So very sorry for your loss. You all are in our thoughts and prayers.

Maner and Marjorie Ellenberg
   Posted Wed March 11, 2015
Kathy, Ricky, Dan and Montine,
When we were growing up, our family had such a wonderful time visiting with Peggy and her family at Aunt Belle's and Uncle Reid's home! We shall never forget the laughter and good times we shared. Peggy was such a beautiful and happy friend. You are in our thoughts and prayers!

Blake , Jessica & Gabriella Boivin
   Posted Wed March 11, 2015
So sorry to hear about Mrs Peggy. She was such a sweet lady and loved her family so much. I remember her sweet smile and sweet personality. Praying for comfort during this time. Love to you all

James Blanchard, Nancy Blanchard
   Posted Thu March 12, 2015
Please accept our sincere sympathy at this sad time. Miss Peggy was a dear friend
to My Mother and Father,Claire and Harry Blanchard. My Grandmother,Miss Myra was also a lifelong friend of both Miss Peggy and Mr. Richard as She was also a friend to My Brother, James and myself. May God be with you in the days to follow.
With much love to all the Family,
Nancy Blanchard

Carolyn Bryan Taylor
   Posted Fri March 13, 2015
Kathy and family,

I worked with your Mother at Boswell Hospital back in the fifties. She was a nice person to everyone. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Love, Carolyn