DALLAS, N.C. - Doris McCombs Henson, 81, of 5906 Britt Lane, Dallas, went home to be with the Lord on Feb. 15, 2013, at CMC-Mercy, surrounded by her family.
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She was a native of Gaston County, born March 24, 1931, to the late Jesse Arthur and Arzene Kidd Norman.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Jerald Harold McCombs; and a son, Harold Dean McCombs; a brother, Lonnie Jackson Norman; and a sister, Juanita Sisk.
Doris was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and was a member of Walnut Grove Baptist Church. She had worked at Sherman Textiles and later Gaston County Schools before retiring.
Survivors include her husband, Lee O. Henson; a son, Jerald Harold "Joey" McCombs Jr. and wife, Karen, of Dallas.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Sunday at Withers & Whisenant Funeral Home and other times at the home of her son, Joey and Karen McCombs, 5906 Britt Lane, Dallas
A Celebration of Life service will be 1 p.m. Monday at Walnut Grove Baptist Church with the Revs. Fred High, Steve Weaver and Junior Morris officiating.
Interment will follow at Greenwood Cemetery, Belmont.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.withersandwhisenantfuneral.com. The family is being cared for by Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 2916 Union Road, Gastonia, 704-864-5144.
Published in Gaston Gazette from Feb. 16 to Feb. 18, 2013
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