Harold McCombs


Harold McCombs Obituary
Harold Loyd McCombs, 71, died peacefully at home Wednesday, September 10, 2014. Born October 5, 1942 in Sallisaw, Oklahoma. The son of the late Arthur McCombs and Lennie (Walls) McCombs. The brother to Peggy Goldberg, Pansy Scarbrough, Kenneth McCombs, Joy MacKowiack, Billy McCombs, Geraldine Kress, Jerry McCombs, and Art McCombs.
Harold spent his early years in Oklahoma prior to his family relocating to Bakersfield, California and was a resident there for most of his adult years. He was a skilled carpenter for over 45 years and a General Contractor until his retirement. He loved his profession and was considered by many a master of his trade.
Survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Carolyn Mae (Couch) McCombs , daughter Kim Tatman, married to Lawrence "Chris" Tatman, and son Douglas McCombs. Predeceased by his son Darren McCombs and daughter Carrie (McCombs) Colson. He will be missed by his 6 grandchildren, Sarah Tatman, Christopher "Darren" Tatman, Eric McCombs, Steven Colson, Travis McCombs and Matthew Colson. As well as his 5 great-grandchildren, Michael Tatman, Jacob Colson, Carrie Colson, Tristan Colson and Alyvia Colson.
A celebration of his life will be held at a later date.
Published in Bakersfield Californian on Sept. 17, 2014
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