Shirley Combs

Shirley Combs

Shirley Combs, 74, of Cherokee Village, passed away Tuesday, May 12, 2020, at her home.

She was born November 22, 1945, at Eleven Point, Ark., to the late Lehman and Lorene Johnson Kellett. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend.

Shirley is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Donald Combs; grandson, Colt Peterson; and great-grandson, Hayden Combs.

She is survived by four children, Sheila (Ron) English of Tulsa, Okla., Sherry (Billy) Fears of Owasso, Okla., Sharon (Ron) Peterson of Cherokee Village, and Donald Jr. (Brenda) Combs also of Cherokee Village; grandchildren, Katy Smith of Va., Bradly English of Okla., Heather Holmquist of Ark., Aaron Riviere of Ark., Chandler Smith of Okla., Melissa English of Okla., Lacey Combs of Texas, Austin Parker of Ark., Donald Combs III of Ark., and Luke Combs of Ark.; seven great-grandchildren; two sisters, Helen Whitmire of Ark., and Ann Tharp of Ill.; three brothers, Dwaine Kellett of Ill., Doyle (Diane) Kellett of Ill., and Jim (Eva) Kellett of Ill.; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers included Luke Combs, Donald Combs III, Ron Peterson, Ron English, Walt Hale, and Jason Mann.

Honorary pallbearer: Donald Combs Jr.

Visitation was Saturday, May 16, 2020, from 12 - 1 p.m., in the chapel of McNabb Funeral Home with the funeral service following at 1 p.m., with Derek Collins officiating. Burial followed at Randolph Memorial Gardens.

The Star Herald


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