WAYNESBORO, Ga. — Lillie Berlene Holcomb, 82 of Waynesboro, Ga., passed away Thursday, May 7, 2020. Mrs. Holcomb was born July 27, 1937, to the late Ernest and Ruby Smith of Nicolls. She was a member of Botsford Baptist Church. Mrs. Holcomb was called the “hat maker” because she was always making them for many charitable organizations. She loved her family and the Lord. Mrs. Holcomb was always happy and had a smile for everyone. She was a special woman, a great wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and mother-in-law. Mrs. Holcomb was loved by many and will greatly be missed. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Holcomb was preceded in death by two brothers, William and Doyle Smith. She is survived by her loving husband of 65 years, Brigham Holcomb; two sons, Jackey Holcomb (Linda) and Kenny Holcomb (Connie); a daughter; Anita Johns (Kyle); seven grandchildren; eight greatgrandchildren; two brothers, Denny Smith (Barbara) and Ronnie Smith (Doris); two sisters, Mary Lou Tanner and Karen Smith (Steve); and many other family members. A private graveside service will be held. DeLoach-McKerley-Prescott Funeral Home and Cremation Service are in charge of arrangements.