June 28 2020
Lewis Leaman Combs, Sr. June 28, 2020 Share this obituary Sign Guestbook| Send Sympathy Card| Memorial Donation Lewis Leaman Combs, Sr., 91, died on Sunday, June 28, 2020. Born in Lebanon, VA he had been a Peninsula resident for 65 years. Mr. Combs served in the U. S. Army during the Korean War and retired as a carpenter. He was a member of Peninsula Missionary Baptist Church. One of his favorite pastimes was bluegrass music and playing the mandolin. He was the founder of the Country Gospel Singers and traveled with the group for 16 years, releasing 3 albums during that time. He loved being with his family, especially his grandchildren. Survivors include his wife Nellie Bly Combs; two sons, Alan B. Combs and his wife Lisa, and Lewis L. Combs, Jr. and his wife Gina, all of Newport News; two sisters, Linda Dotson and her husband Claude, and Marralee Elswick, all of Abingdon; two brothers, Willie Combs and his wife Clarice of Manassas, and Randall Combs and his wife Lois of Lebanon; four granddaughters, Amber, Rachael, Rindi and Amy; and five great-granddaughters and 2 great-grandsons. He was preceded in death by a son Gary Wayne Combs; and one granddaughter Emily Combs. A visitation will be held from 12 to 1 PM Thursday, July 2, 2020 at W. J. Smith & Son Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held following the visitation at 1 PM. Burial will be in Hampton Memorial Gardens. Condolences may be left at www.wjsmithandsonfh.com. SERVICES Visitation Thursday, July 02, 2020 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM W. J. Smith & Son Funeral Home 210 Harpersville Road Newport News, Virginia 23601 Get Directions on Google Maps Funeral Service Thursday, July 02, 2020 1:00 PM W. J. Smith & Son Funeral Home 210 Harpersville Road Newport News, Virginia 23601 Get Directions on Google Maps Print Obituary Sign Guestbook Name: Location: Video: Image: Light A Candle Candle 1 Candle 2 Candle 3 Candle 4 Email: Personal Message: Personal Message (required) Confirm: Submit Guestbook entry
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Lewis Leaman Combs Sr June 28 2020.
Death notice for the town of: Newport News, state: Virginia