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August 2, 2001

MARGARET L. COMBS (12/23/1923 - 7/20/2001)

Margaret L. Combs, 77, of Sacramento, CA, died July 20, 2001 at Kaiser Foundation Hospital in Sacramento, CA.

She was born December 23, 1923, in Scotland County, MO, to Ralph M. and Myrtle Nellie Lancaster McIntosh.

She married George D. Combs, October 3, 1943 in St. Louis, MO.

She was a graduate of Memphis High School, class of 1941, and a member of the Memphis Christian Church. She and her husband moved to Sacramento, CA in 1960 and she worked for the Sacramento Bee Newspaper for many years.

She is survived by her husband; two sons, David G. and wife, Bonnie of Sacramento, CA and Steven R. and wife, Renee of Penn Valley, CA; five grandchildren; and one sister, Jean Garrett and her husband, Bud of Memphis, MO.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Graveside funeral services were held July 28, 2001 at the Memphis Cemetery with the Rev. Ernest Deatrick officiating. Casket bearers were David Combs, Steven Combs, Josh Combs, Mark Garrett, Daniel Combs, and Shawn Norton. Memphis Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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