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Miles Armon "Shim" McCombs


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Miles Armon "Shim" McCombs Obituary
McCombs, Miles Armon "Shim",

97, passed from this life on Tuesday, August 8, 2017.

He was born January 19, 1920 in Westport, KY and graduated from Rockport High School in 1938.

He was a proud member of the Operating Engineers Local 181 for over 75 years, operating large cranes and was a member of McHenry Masonic Lodge #800 and Okolona Christian Church.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth "Liz" McCombs.

Surviving are his daughters, Sue McFadden Oaken, Alice O'Mera; grandchildren; great grandchildren; and great great grandchildren. Special recognition to granddaughter, Beth Souder for four years of special care, doctor's appointments, special needs or wants and companionship. Also, Bobby Cundiff, Jim Budde and the Fern Creek Dairy Queen crowd-all special friends to him in life.

His funeral is 11am Saturday at Fern Creek Funeral home, 5406 Bardstown Road with burial in Penn Run Cemetery. Visitation is 3-7pm Friday, concluding with a masonic service at 7pm and after 10am Saturday until the time of the service.

In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to Okolona Christian Church or Hosparus.
Published in The Courier-Journal from Aug. 10 to Aug. 12, 2017
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