Ruth Holcomb


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Ruth Holcomb Kemp

Sep 11 1922 - Mar 12 2007

Mrs. Ruth Holcomb Kemp, age 84 of Celina, Texas passed away March 12, 2007 in Celina. She was born September 11, 1922 in Westminster, Texas to Elzie and Nannie (Ford) Holcomb. She married Johnny Murdell Kemp on May 17, 1942 in McKinney, Texas. Mrs. Kemp was a housewife and a member of the First Baptist Church in Van Alstyne. She is survived by children and spouses; Judy and Huey Precise of Dallas, Texas, Dan and Marty Kemp of Luella, Texas, Kenneth and Barbara Kemp of Elmont, Texas; grandchildren, Laura Precise Ferris, Michael E. Precise, E. Beth Serner, Nathan R. Kemp, Scott B. Kemp and Jayma K. Graham; 9 great grandchildren; one sister, Ruby Ginnings of Denton, Texas and several nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by husband, Johnny Kemp and 4 brothers. Services will be held Thursday, March 15, 2007 at 2:00 pm at the First Baptist Church in Tom Bean with Pastor Jason Rolen officiating. Interment will follow at Van Alstyne Cemetery. Family and friends are invited to the funeral home at their convenience on Wednesday to pay their respects and to sign the register book. The family will receive friends during a visitation on Wednesday evening beginning at 6:30 pm at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow in McKinney, Texas.
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