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Perry Britton Combs

Male 1893 - 1965  (71 years)


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  • Name Perry Britton Combs 
    Born 27 Oct 1893  Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1910  Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    WWI Draft Card 5 Jun 1917  Iaeger, McDowell, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1921  Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Newspaper 25 Nov 1921  Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1936  Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    WWII Draft Card 2 Feb 1942  Beckley, Raleigh, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1944 - 1948  Beckley, Mabscott, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1954  Beckley, Mabscott, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1957 - 1960  Beckley, Mabscott, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 9 May 1965  Beckley, Raleigh, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Beckley Post Herald 12 May 1965 (Obit)

      Perry B. Combs Dies in Hospital; Funeral services for Perry Britton Combs, 72, of 320 Bailey Ave., will be held at 2 PM today at the Webb and Neal Funeral Chapel with Rev. Lavern Wing in charge. Burial will be in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. Combs died in a local hospital at 6 PM Sunday after a short illness. Born in Tazewell, Va, July 7, 1893, he was a son of the late Richard and Elizabeth Totten Combs. He was a member of UMW Local 7086 at Eccles, having worked in area mines for 35 years before retiring. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Flossie Lovell Combs; a son, Thurman Donald Combs, of Jacksonville, Fla; two brothers, Earl Combs of Baltimore, Md. and Robert Combs of Charleston S.C.; Three sisters, Miss Clara Combs and Mrs. Eva Bennett, both of Philadelphia, Pa. and Mrs. Bertha Smith of Oak Hill; two grandchildren and one great grand child. The body is at the Webb and Neal Funeral Home where friends may call after 1 p.m. today. Pallbearers will be Carlos Crews, Woodrow Naff, Howard Pettry and Lyle Hudson
    Britton Combs Death Certificate
    Britton Combs Death Certificate
    Buried 12 May 1965  Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Beckley, Raleigh, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID P1840  Burress Genealogy of Virginia
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2015 

    Father Meredith Richard Pennington/Combs,   b. Jan 1861, Ashe County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1924, Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Mother Susan Elizabeth "Susie" Totten,   b. 8 March 1867, Rich Valley, Smyth County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1933, Pocahontas, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 3 Nov 1881  Smyth, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F320  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Flossie Bane Lovell,   b. 14 Apr 1900, West Jefferson, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 March 1999, Fort Myers, Lee County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years) 
    Married 5 June 1916  McDowell County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Perry Combs and Flossie Lovell Marriage Record
    Perry Combs and Flossie Lovell Marriage Record
    Children 
     1. Thurman Donald Combs,   b. 23 Nov 1918, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1999  (Age 80 years)  []
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F319  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Oct 1893 - Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 June 1916 - McDowell County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWWI Draft Card - 5 Jun 1917 - Iaeger, McDowell, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Living in the same house as brother John and John's wife Nora. Combs, Perry B. (Flossie), firemn N&W, h 109 1/2 Bluefield Av. - 1921 - Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Court News - Judge KEGLEY'S Circuit Court convened Tuesday morning. A grand jury was empanelled and the following indictments returned: Brit COMBS, for Shooting Tom KINDER ~ Clinch Valley News - 25 Nov 1921 - Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Peery B. Combs Auto Mech r318 1/2 Bland - 1936 - Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWWII Draft Card - 2 Feb 1942 - Beckley, Raleigh, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Combs, Perry B (Flossie E.) h320 1/2 Bailey Av. Combs, Flossie Mrs., hlpr Beckley Ice Cream Co r320 Bailey Av. - 1954 - Beckley, Mabscott, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Combs, Perry B (Flossie E.) h320 1/2 Bailey Av. - 1957 - 1960 - Beckley, Mabscott, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 May 1965 - Beckley, Raleigh, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S24] U.S City Directories.