Glenda (Holcomb) Brewington

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Glenda (Holcomb) Brewington

Mrs. Glenda Jean (Holcomb) Brewington, age 81, of Cookeville, Tenn., passed away Saturday February 23, 2019, at Bailey Manor in Cookeville.

Glenda was born January 15, 1938, in Pollard, Ark., to the late Sidney and Geneva (Branson) Holcomb.

She was member of Samaria Church of Christ.

Glenda and her late husband Riley Brewington, were the co-owners of the B& B Grill. She later worked for KMart and retired after 20-plus years of service.

Glenda was an excellent cook and enjoyed gardening and canning. She loved spending time with family and friends.

She is survived by her daughter, Sherry (Charles) Hardee, son, Stuart (Luciana) Brewington, all of Cookeville; three brothers, Dewey (Paula) Holcomb, Bud (Sonya) Holcomb, and Steve Holcomb, all of Piggott, Ark.; six grandchildren, Tavia (Gabe) Stephenson, Tamra (Corey) Nichols, Tessa Benefield, Andrew Howard, Edu and Eduardo Honesko; five great-grandchildren, Nash and Nora Nichols, Wes Hardee Stevens, Cole and Max Stephenson; seven sisters-in-law, Sue Holcomb, Byrda Steward, Tootsie Dunn, Eulene Holmes, Willene Jackson, Judy Hoskins and Hazel Brewington; one brother-in-law, Jimmy Brewington; and special niece and caregiver, Denise Coffey.

In addition to her parents, and husband; she was preceded in death by a brother, Gary Holcomb.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday Feb. 26, at Dyer Funeral Home, Bro. Kevin Daughrity officiating. Interment in the West Cemetery. The family received friends Monday evening, and Tuesday morning prior to services, at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to Alzheimer’s of Tennessee, 1459 Interstate Drive, Suite 211, Cookeville, Tenn. 38501.

Dyer Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. (931)526-7158

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