Freda Combs

Cris RitchieEditor

February 28, 2013

Freda Marie Combs, 76, died Monday, Feb. 25 at her home in Hazard.

She was the daughter of the late William Valentine Melton and the late Ethel Marie Ward Melton, and was also preceded in death by her husband, Lanny Combs, and twin brother Fred Melton.

She is survived by her daughter, Lana Rose and husband Danny; son Roland Combs and wife Kim; brother Dexter Melton and wife Susan; sister-in-law Leslie Combs; grandchildren Susan Marie Combs, Aline “Allie” Marie Rose, and Alexander Lanny Rose.

She was active in the Perry County Democratic Womens Club and served as a delegate of the Democratic Presidential Committee in 1988.

Arrangements were handled by Maggard Brothers Funeral Home of Hazard, where the services were held on Thursday, Feb. 28 with Rev. Merrill David Collins officiating. Interment was at Riverside Cemetery in Hazard.