Lester Combs, Sr., 67, of Hazard, died Wednesday, Sept. 25 at the hospice care center in Hazard.
He was the son of the late Pearl Combs and the late Rosie Baker Combs, and was also preceded in death by brothers James Combs and Walter Combs.
He is survived by his wife, Nancy Combs; sons Lester Combs, Jr. and wife Paula of Hazard, and Christopher Scott Combs and wife Kari of Hazard; sisters Christine Couch of Newport, Ky., and Beulah Harris of Ohio; brothers Luther Combs of Newport, Elisha Combs of Newport, Raymond Combs of Hazard, and Pearl Combs of Hazard; grandchildren McKenzi, Faith, and Blake; along with a host of nieces, nephews, family, and friends.
Arrangements are being handled by Maggard Mountain View Chapel of Hazard, where the family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 27. Services will begin at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 28 with Rev. Fred Ballard and Rev. Donnie Coots officiating. Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery in Hazard.