McComb, James Edward
Jim was born in Phoenix, Arizona on October 31, 1948 and passed away on March 9, 2013, at the age of 64. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Baylor University and his M.D. degree from Vanderbilt University
of Medicine. His specialty training was completed at the University of Arizona Medical Center after which he opened his Rheumatology practice in Mesa. Dr. McComb truly enjoyed helping others through medicine for 30 years before retiring in 2010. Jim spent much of his retirement exploring the wilderness and experiencing all the activities it provided. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, JoAnne, his children, Andy and Erin, his sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Carla and Tom Clardy, and nephews, Chris and Tim Mehrhof. Jim was loved deeply by his family and many friends, and will be forever in our hearts and thoughts. Memorial services will be held Saturday, March 16 at 2:00 p.m. at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 2745 North 32nd Street, Mesa, Arizona 85213. A reception will immediately follow the service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to American Whitewater at www.americanwhitewater.org
. Meldrum Mortuary handled the arrangements.