Donald Ray Combs
EDMONTON – Donald Ray Combs, 70, of Edmonton, died Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, at NHC Healthcare Facility in Glasgow.
Born in Glasgow, he was a son of the late Rex and Laverne Greer Combs. Donald Ray was employed in construction and building maintenance and he was a veteran serving in the U.S. Army.
He is survived by his children, David Combs (Tina), of Edmonton, Sinika Fitch, of Killeen, Texas, Donald Ray Combs Jr. (Nikki), of Picayune, Miss., Donna Whitfield (Troy), of Picayune, Miss. and Tonya Brown, of Gulfport, Miss.; 16 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; six brothers, George (Mildred) Combs, of Florida, Gary A. (Marie) Combs, of Texas, Johnny (Sue) Combs, of Glasgow, Jimmy (Brandy) Combs, of Tompkinsville, Mike (Debra) Combs, of Glasgow and Bobby Joe (Sherry) Combs, of Park City; a sister, Linda Stewart (Roy), of Glasgow; several nieces and nephews and his poker buddy, Sadie Ennis.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Priscilla Fitch Combs; a sister, Mary Lou Emberton; and the mother of his children, Martha Isenberg.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Picayune Cemetery in Mississippi. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Monday.
James Lee ‘Jimmy’ Glass
AUSTIN – James Lee “Jimmy” Glass, 67, of Austin, died Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013, at T.J. Samson Community Hospital.
He was born at Lucas, the son of the late Herbert L. and Ruth Camille Reeves Glass. Jimmy was retired from the Brinco Company in Virginia and a former employee of Tyson in Glasgow, and was a veteran serving in the U. S. Navy. He was a former teacher at Barren County Area Vocational School and had attended First United Methodist Church in Glasgow.
Survivors include four daughters, Tina Glass (Harold Butler), of Glasgow, Tonya Stafford, of Glasgow and Whitney and Lauren Glass, of Virginia; two sisters, Virginia Houchens, of Austin, and Barbara Williams (Roy H.), of Lucas; six grandchildren, Jeremy, Heidi and Lindsey Bennett, Brooke Hume, and Coti and Haley Stafford; five great-grandchildren, Jackson Bennett, Grace Byrne, Cade Byrne, Maddox Lewis and Rylan Madewell, and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Clara Louise Williams.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Caney Fork Cemetery with military honors provided by D.A.V. Chapter 20 of Glasgow. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday.