Winston ‘Shorty’ Holcomb

Winston “Shorty” Holcomb, 88, of San Marcos, Texas, passed away Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. He was born in Luling, Texas on Jan. 14, 1930.

He proudly served in the U.S. Army for 22 years and retired as a Chief Warrant Officer 2. After serving in the army he graduated from the University of Texas-El Paso with a Master’s Degree in Education. He served as a vice principal in the Ysleta School District in El Paso, Texas. After retiring to San Marcos, he was involved with SMART, Master Gardening, volunteered at CTMC and the Caldwell County Genealogical Society.

He leaves behind a large, loving family and many friends.

Arrangements by Pennington Funeral Home, San Marcos, Texas, 512-353-4311,

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