Mary Hattilene (Dixon) Combs(1925-2012)

Mary Hattilene Combs, 86, of Galax, died Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012, in Twin County Regional Hospital.
She was born in Grayson County, on Sept. 28, 1925, to J. Tom and Nancy Elizabeth Liddle Dixon.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Combs.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, J. Thomas and Wanda Wilson of McLeansville, N.C.; step-daughter and husband, Louise and Victor Joines of Greensboro, N.C.; step-son and wife, Eugene and Nancy Combs of Galax, Va.; grandchildren and spouses, Shawna and Dennis Hamlett of Burlington, N.C., and Zac and Terra Wilson of Shelbyville, Tenn.; four great-grandchildren; six step-grandchildren; six step-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
The funeral service was held Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012, at 4 p.m. in the Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Ronnie Brewer and Pastor James Howell officiating. Burial followed in the Mount Vale Cemetery. The family received friends Saturday from 2 p.m. until time for the funeral service at Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to The Gideons International, P.O. Box 614, Galax, Va. 24333.
We will never forget her love of life and her love for all of us.
A guestbook is available online at
Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Funeral Home

Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home - Galax
201 West Center Street Galax, VA 24333
Published in Galax Gazette from Sept. 26 to Sept. 27, 2012