Whitesburg KY

Rites held for Luther Combs

Funeral services for Luther David Combs, 82, were held October 13 at Everidge Funeral Home. Burial was in the Caudill Cemetery at Isom.

A son of the late John D. and Dessie Sexton Combs, he was born in Isom. He died October 11 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Gertrude Combs, and two brothers, Earl Combs and Denver Combs.

Mr. Combs was a member and deacon of Tolson Creek Old Regular Baptist Church. He enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Surviving are three sons, Charlie D. Combs and wife Vivian and Phillip Combs and wife Tammy, all of Isom, and Randy Combs and wife Amy of Whitesburg; five daughters, Marie Hessman and June Bailey and husband Stephen, all of Isom, Mindy Combs Hall and husband Jeff of Whitesburg, Shirley Combs Fields of Panama City, Fla., and Linda Combs Barrow and husband Shannon of Pensacola, Fla.; four brothers, Edmond Combs and Ernest Combs, both of Colson, John D. Combs of Isom, and Troy C. Combs of Cynthiana; three sisters, Wanda Rose Collins of Knott County, and Heneretta Caudill and Letta Mae Hammons, both of Isom; 11 grandchildren, Tonya Baker, Pam Frohnapfel, Savannah Fields, Sarah Kiser, Tyler Thacker, Izabella Fields, Chelsie Combs, Zoe Bailey, Dawson Combs, Addison Combs and Victoria Watts; and four great-grandchildren, Benjamin Baker, Hannah Baker, Maddi Frohnapfel and Laurali Long.

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