Funeral services for Ruth Velour Hogg Combs, 93, will be held at 1 p.m. today (Wednesday, March 11) at Defeated Creek Church. Burial will follow in the family cemetery at Linefork.
Mrs. Combs was a daughter of the late Matt and Suzanna Cornett and the widow of Lyttle Combs. She died March 9 at her home at Linefork.
She was also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Alicia LyVon Combs; two brothers, Ed Hogg and Buryl Cornett; and two sons-in-law: Robert Frazier and Carl Bowling.
Surviving are seven children, Charlie J. Roark, and wife Sandy, Violet Sue Frazier, Matt McGee Combs and wife Brenda, Linda Lou Bowling, Lyvonne Gail Dixon and husband Arvil, James McClellan Combs and wife Vonda, and Lyttle Combs Jr., all of Linefork; 13 grandchildren, and 25 great-grandchildren.
Letcher Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.