Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

October 28, 2012

Dorothy L. Combs

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BANDY, Va. — Dorothy L. Combs, age 84, of Bandy, Va., died Friday, October 26, 2012 at Heritage Hall in Tazewell, Va.

Born October 27, 1927 in Tazewell County, Va., she was a daughter of the late John and Cora Barnett Wright. She was a member of the Whittaker Ridge Assembly of God Church where she served as Children's Sunday School teacher and as church secretary.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Harry David Combs; three sisters; four brothers.

She is survived by three sisters, Mildred Cornwell and Lucy Wright both of Cedar Bluff, Va., and Betty Cole of Claypool Hill, Va.; two brothers, Ernie Wright and wife, Jane of Bandy, Va. and Joe Wright of Piqua, Ohio; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, October 28, 2012 at Peery & St. Clair Funeral Home Chapel in Tazewell, Va. with Pastors Marilyn Morris and Sammy Barnett officiating. Burial will follow at Grandview Memory Gardens in Bluefield, Va. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service on Sunday.

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