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Obituary for William E. Combs

William E. ‘Bill’ Combs

Bill Combs age 88, husband of the late Connie Gay Combs, passed away Jan. 6, 2021 at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond, KY. Bill was the son of the late William Bradley and Susie Allen Combs; he was born in Garrard County and attended the Wallaceton Baptist Church. Bill was also a veteran of the US Army and retired from Parker Seal Company. Bill was preceded in death by his wife Connie and his parents, and his siblings: Ella Mae Green, Albin Combs, Carl Combs, Oscar Combs, Evelyn ‘Toots’ Rucker, Betty Lou Stewart, and Thelma Neeley Taylor, and a daughter Becky Combs.
Bill is survived by his children: Keith Combs, Steven (Robin) Combs, and Malinda (Bryan) Gabbard, and a brother Gerald (Linda) Combs, his grandchildren: Billy (Stephanie) Combs, Leah Fields, Steven (Frannie) Combs, Christopher Combs, and Bethany (Tyler) Gabbard Mills, and his great grandchildren: Raelyn Combs, Madilyn Combs, Elijah Combs, Makenzie Fields, Wyatt Gabbard Mills, and Zella Gabbard Mills.
Graveside funeral services will take place on Saturday Jan. 9, 2021 at 2 pm at Wallaceton Cemetery with Rev. David Stewart officiating. Public visitation will also be Saturday from 11:30 – 1:30 at Lakes Funeral Home. The family will observe state mandates for facial coverings and social distancing for all services. Donations are suggested to Hospice Care Plus 208 Kidd Dr. Berea, KY 40403.