Earl Dean Combs

April 2, 1943 ~ September 23, 2021 (age 78)


Mr. Earl Dean Combs, 78, of North Wilkesboro, passed away on Thursday, September 23, 2021 at Accordius at Wilkesboro. 

Earl was born on April 2, 1943 in Wilkes County to Robert Woodley Combs and Lura Victoria Gregory Combs.

Earl is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Virgil C. “Buddy” Combs, Eugene Combs, Carl Combs; sisters, Grace Johnson, Mildred Brooks, Irene Combs, Carol Ann Brewer   

Earl is survived by his significant other, Viola Lane; daughter, Leslie Garland of Boone; son, Russell Combs of Wilkesboro; step sons, Larry Pardue of Wilkesboro, Gary Pardue of North Wilkesboro; sisters, Berchie Atwood of Morganton, Mary Brown of Lenoir; brothers, Fred Combs of Hays, Dale Combs also of Hays, Lester Combs of Summerfield; 3 grandchildren, Brittney Matheson, Josh Matheson and wife, Taylor, Lacie Minton; 2 great grandchildren, Brandon and Alissa Fritts. 

A memorial service will be held Saturday, October 9, 2021 at 11 a.m. at Adams Funeral Home Chapel in Moravian Falls.  Pastor Matthew Cranford will be officating.  

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given to the American Cancer Society, P.O..Box 22478 Oklahoma City, OK 73123, or the American Heart Association, 7029 Albert Pick Road St. 200 Greensboro, NC 27409.

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Memorial Service
October 9, 2021

11:00 AM
Adams Funeral Home of Wilkes Chapel
2109 Moravian Falls Road
Moravian Falls , NC 28654

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