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Leon Combs

Mar 22 1938 - Oct 02 2009

Dennis Leon Combs was born March 22, 1938 to Dennis William Combs and Mattie Lavelle Jobe Combs in Olney, Texas. Leon served his nation in the U.S. Navy. He later married Clara (Pokey) Kelly on April 18, 1968 in Sherman, Texas. Leon died on October 2, 2009 surrounded by his family in Ft. Worth, Texas. He is survived by son, Danny Combs of Wichita Falls; daughter, Ann Siebenaler of Wichita Falls; son, Garry Combs and wife Alice of Wichita Falls; daughter, Gail Alexander of Saginaw; daughter, Leah Pittmon and husband Tyler of Arlington; 11 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; sister, Lucille Gilmore; sister, Patsy Annandale; numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Clara "Pokey" Combs; sister, Winnie Dixon; 2 grandsons; 1 great-grandson. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM, Tuesday, October 6, 2009 at the Church of Christ, Whitewright, Texas. Officiating the service will be Mr. Frazier Conley. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Whitewright, Texas. Pallbearers will be Douglas McCue, Eric McCue, Michael McCue, Kevin Hollman, Jeremy Alexander, Kyle Alexander. Military Honors will be provided by the U.S. Navy. Family and friends are invited to the funeral home at their convenience on Monday to pay their respects and to sign the register book. The family will receive friends during a visitation on Monday October 5, 2009 from 6-8pm at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home in Whitewright, Texas. Memorials may be made to the Hospice House, James L. West Care Center, 1111 Summit Ave., Ft. Worth, TX 76102.
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