Mr. Leonard “Bud” Holcomb, age 84, of Buford, GA passed away on May 21, 2006. He was preceded in death by his wife, Gertrude Maddox Holcomb; son, Johnny Holcomb; and daughters, Evelyn Waycaster and Bobbie Stewart. Surviving are: Daughters: Linda Haney, Lawrenceville, GA, Frances Holcomb, Atlanta, GA, Jannell Repine, Buford, GA; Sons: Buddy Holcomb, Buford, GA, Jerry Holcomb, Buford, GA, Rusty Holcomb, Buford, GA; 16 Grandchildren; 8 Great Grandchildren; Sisters: Carolyn Wiley, Lithonia, GA, Bessie Eubanks, Lithonia, GA; Several nieces, nephews and cousins. Mr. Holcomb was a native of Gwinnett County, GA. He was a World War II veteran of the U. S. Army. He retired after 12 years of service as a mechanic for the City of Buford. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, May 24, 2006 at 11:00 a.m. at the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Edward Ballew and Rev. Tim Copeland officiating. Interment in the Hebron Baptist Church Cemetery in Dacula, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.