July 21, 1934 - December 6, 2013
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 2:00 PM Skillman, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home
Tuesday, December 10 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM at Skillman, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home
Gilbert R. “Pop” Combs, 79 of Cable, passed away, Friday, December 06, 2013 in his home. He was born July 21, 1934 in New Trenton, IN.
Pop was a truck driver and he enjoyed fishing and hunting.
He is survived by his wife, Laura, his daughters, Pam (Dan) Purgit, Brenda (Eugene) Harrington both of Mechanicsburg and Debbie Breidenbaugh of Cable, his grandchildren, Kris (Tim) Cassady, Tara (Jeremiah) Byerly, Josh Purgit, Raymond Powell, Jodiray (Leah) Powell, Jenny (Anthony) Regan, Heather, Shannon and Nichole Breidenbaugh, his great grandchildren, Brian, Travis, Hailie, Jack, Joey, Fox, Sonye, Ben, Alex, Jasmine Marie, Journey, Alexis and Tyler; his brother, Bill (Cindy) Combs, his sisters, Laura Kendrick and Joyce (George) Loving and numerous nieces and nephews of several generations.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Otis and Ruby Combs, his mother, Velma Irene (McClanahan) Combs, his brother, Jerry and Gary Ray, brother-in-law, James Kendrick, nephew, Jim Jr. Kendrick and twin great grandchildren, Blynk Douglas and Makinsey Jade Powell.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 10, 2013 in the SKILLMAN, MCDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg with Pastor Bill Combs officiating. The family will receive friends 2 hours prior. Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of Vernon Funeral Home Inc., 257 W. Main St., Mechanicsburg, Ohio 43044.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.
We miss and love all of you. Our thoughts and prayers are there with you all since we cant be physically.
We are so sorry for your loss. Are prayers will be with you.