Larry Combs, 67, of Patriot, IN, passed away on Sunday, February 16th, 2020 while in the company of family members, at his residence. Larry was born in Middletown, OH on January 1, 1953, a son of the late Ethel (Morris) and Jonathon Combs. Larry spent his youth in the Middletown community. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Marines during the Vietnam War. Larry worked as a truck driver at Colen's Trucking in Middletown, OH, retiring in 2015. Larry loved to fish. He also liked to tinker and fix automobiles and lawnmowers. Larry enjoyed going to Rising Star and Belterra as well. He was the husband of Judith A. (Weber) Combs, they were married on June 30, 1982. Larry and Judy were married over 37 years until his passing.
In addition to his loving wife Judy, Larry is survived by four daughters: Tina Bentley (Shawn); Kimberly Combs, Judy Gail Gray and Connie Perkins (Tim Cannon); by three sons: LeeRoy Combs, Jeremy Hankinson and Travis Hankinson; by 17 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren; by two sisters, Janet Burten and Geraldine Smith and by two brothers, Eugene Combs and Doug Combs. Larry was preceded in death by his parents, Jonathan & Ethel Combs; by his son, Larry Combs, Jr.; by his brothers, Jimmy & LeeRoy Combs and by his sisters, Robin & Wilma Combs.
Visitation will be Tuesday, February 18th, 2-4 PM at Markland Funeral Home in Rising Sun, IN. Military Color Guard Services by the Rising Sun American will follow at 4 PM. Memorial donations may be made to the family. marklandfuneralhome.com
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