Wilma Combs(1927 - 2012)

Wilma Jene Combs

June 14, 1927 - December 20, 2012

DALLAS - WILMA JENE COMBS, 85, a resident of Dallas died Thursday, December 20, 2012 in the Salem Hospital. She was born on June 14, 1927 in Hollywood, California the daughter of Willard and Helen Ford Brownbridge. On August 10, 1945, she married Robert Turner Combs in South Pasadena, California. Wilma was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother and homemaker. Wilma and Robert loved RV camping and traveled throughout the United States. She loved life, nature and living in Oregon. She made friends easily and enjoyed their companionship. She was an animal lover as well with dogs Chloe and Poco and kitty cat Pinto.

She is survived by her husband Robert of Dallas, son Daryll (Phyllis) Combs of Dallas, son Les (Sharon) Combs of California along with beloved granddaughter Jessica (Shannon) Hayes and great grandchildren Cody and Carly. She was preceded in death by two sisters and a brother.

Private family arrangements have been conducted by the Dallas Mortuary Tribute Center. Memorial contributions are suggested to Dogs for the Deaf in care of the mortuary at 287 SW Washington St. Dallas, Oregon 97338. To leave an on-line condolence for the family go to www.dallastribute.com.

Published in StatesmanJournal on Dec. 25, 2012