Melvin M. McCombs PDF Print
Thursday, 26 September 2013 13:29

Melvin M. McCombs,  91 of Louisville, KY, departed this life on Wednesday, September 25, 2013  in Louisville, KY.  The Edmonson County native was born on August 12, 1922 to the late Milton W. and Maude Smith McCombs.   He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 49 years, Inez M. Bird McCombs.

He unselfishly served our country in World War II and was a United States Navy Veteran.  He retired as a Self-Employed Mason and was a member of Cedar Hill United Baptist Church, American Legion Post #200 and Brick Layers Union.

He is survived by two daughters, Jean Crawford (Russell) of Depauw, IN and Jane Davis (John) of Madison, IN; two brothers, Gilbert McCombs (Patty) of LaGrange, KY and George “Dean” McCombs (Janice) of Munfordville, KY; three sisters, Zula Tatman of London, OH; Marie Driskell of Louisville, KY and Barbara Key of Glendale, KY; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by one son, Larry McCombs; three brothers, Van, Ed and June McCombs and one sister, Ola Mae McCombs.

The funeral service will be officiated by Bro. John Davis.   Military graveside services will be conducted by the Nesbit Alexander Memorial Post #6937 Veterans of Foreign War at Fairview United Baptist Church Cemetery, Brownsville, KY.


• Saturday, September 28, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM EST

Owen Funeral Home, 5317 Dixie Hwy., Louisville, KY

• Sunday, September 29, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM CST

Patton Funeral Home Brownsville Chapel


• Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 3:00 PM CST

Patton Funeral Home Brownsville Chapel


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