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Zell  Williams Combs
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Obituary for Zell Williams Combs

Mrs. Zell Williams Combs, age 93 of North Wilkesboro, widow of C.C. “Jack” Combs, passed away Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at Wake Forest Baptist Health Wilkes Medical Center.

Funeral services will be held 3:00 PM, Sunday, October 1, 2017 at Fishing Creek Arbor Baptist Church with Rev. David Wellborn officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1:30 until 2:30 prior to the service at the church.

Mrs. Combs, was born December 20, 1923 in Wilkes County to Cammie Leander and Carrie LouBelle Shew Williams. She was a homemaker and a member of Fishing Creek Arbor Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband; C.C. “Jack” Combs, a daughter; Vanessa Church, a granddaughter; Monica Hayes, three sisters; Ruth Williams Staley, Maranda Williams Call and Eva Lucille Williams Benton and eight brothers; Ivory, Edmond, Lester, Jack, Andrew “Will”, Dwight “Bud”, Monroe and Ruben Williams.

Mrs. Combs is survived by two daughters; Norma Hayes and husband; Bill of Mechanicsville Virginia and Doris Sebastian and husband; Jeral of McGrady, one son; Carl Dean Combs and wife; Diane of North Wilkesboro, five grandchildren; Ty Worley, Crystal Luck, Michael Combs, Tammy Wilson and Wayne Church, six great grandchildren; Tyler Gregory, Dylon Wilson, Bailey Wilson, T.J. Worley, Levi Church and Evan Church.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Fishing Creek Arbor Baptist Church Building Fund, 2446 Fishing Creek Arbor Road, Wilkesboro, NC 28697.

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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Fishing Creek Arbor Baptist Church

2246 Fishing Creek Arbor Road
Wilkesboro, NC 28697

Cemetery Details


Fishing Creek Arbor Baptist Church Cemetery

2446 Fishing Creek Arbor Road
Wilkesboro, NC

Memorial Contribution

Fishing Creek Arbor Baptist Church

2446 Fishing Creek Arbor Road
Wilkesboro, NC 28697
For the Building Fund

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