August 9, 1935 - October 2, 2016
Laura Mae Combs, 81, of Cable, passed away Sunday, October 2, 2016 in her home.
She was born August 9, 1935 in Clay City, Kentucky, the daughter of Leonard and Rose (Larrison) Curtis.
Laura enjoyed playing bingo and eating at Frisch’s, where all of “her girls” took special care of her, but especially loved being a housewife and taking care of her family.
She is survived by her daughters, Pam (Dan) Purgit, Brenda “Shorty” (Eugene) Harrington and Debbie Breidenbaugh; her grandchildren, Kris (Tim) Cassady, Tara Byerly, Josh Purgit, Raymond Powell, Jodiray (Leah) Powell, Jenny (Anthony) Regan, Heather, Shannon (J.J.) Hill and Nicky Breidenbaugh; her great grandchildren, Brian, Travis, Hailie, Jack, Joey, Fox, Sonye, Ben, Alex, Jasmine Marie, Madison, Sydney, Erin, Raymond, Jr., Journey, Alexis, Tyler & J.D.; and her great-great grandson, T.J.; numerous nieces, nephews, and a host of friends including a special friend, Lisa Pence.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Gilbert R. “Pop” Combs; her twin great grandchildren, Blynk Douglas and Makinsey Jade Powell; and her 4 brothers and 3 sisters.
Funeral services will be held at 7:00 PM on Friday, October 7, 2016 in the SKILLMAN, MCDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg with Rev. Mimi Ault officiating. The family will receive friends 2 hours prior to the service from 5-7 PM. The family would also like to invite everyone to a celebration of life at 2:00 PM on Saturday, October 8, 2016 at the home of Tim and Kris Cassady.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.