Virginia Beach – Ruth Alzenia Combs, 88, of the 2900 Blk of Verdun Ave., joined her heavenly Father on Saturday, May 26, 2001.
Mrs. Combs was born in Davey County, N.C. She was an active and very dedicated member of Norview Baptist Church for over 30 years. She attended many of the local churches regularly. She loved to walk, garden and was fond of flowers.
She was predeceased by her loving husband of 58 years, William Floyd Combs, Sr.
She is survived by a loving and very dedicated son, William F. Combs Jr., and his wife Mary of Chesapeake: three grandchildren, Terrie Weston, Kimberly Hall and William Combs III, two brothers Paul Potts of Waverly, Va. and Raymond Potts of Norfolk; three sisters, Helen Townsend and Margaret Ann Wagner of Norfolk and Mildred Hermann of Virginia Beach. She was predeceased by her sister Olean King. She was survived by three great grandchildren, a host of loving nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends who made her final days more special.
A funeral will be conducted at 2:00p.m. on Tuesday, May 29th at Norview Baptist Church by the Reverend Herbert Holton. Burial will follow immediately at Forest Lawn Cemetery. The family will Receive friends at Altmeyer Funeral Home in Virginia Beach on Monday, May 28th from 6:30p.m. to 8:30p.m.