John Marion Holbrook, 72, of Isom, died March 25 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.
Born in Millstone to the late Randolph Holbrook and Rosamond Bentley Holbrook Martin Curry, he was a member of Millstone Missionary Baptist Church.
He was an honorary Kentucky Colonel and a lifetime member of the Whitesburg Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Surviving are his wife, Anna Reath Holbrook; a son, Tyrome Holbrook of Isom; a brother, Jack Holbrook and wife Lois of Rome, Ga.; a sister, Elizabeth Holbrook Gray of Rossville, Ga.; a halfbrother, Allen Martin and wife Phyllis of Isom; two half-sisters, Mary Martin Brown and husband I.D. Caudill of Isom, and Vivian Rizzo of Falmouth; three stepbrothers, Vernon Martin of Pt. Richie, Fla., Jesse Martin of Westwego, La., and Paschal Martin of Alexandria; and friends Wayne and Joann Smith of Isom.
Funeral services were held March 27 at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial was in the Banks family cemetery at Isom.