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Volnia Anthony Coombs
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Birth: Jun. 17, 1890
Haleys Mill
Christian County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Dec. 11, 1928
Florence
Fremont County
Colorado, USA

Volnia Anthony Coombs was born 23 June 1890 Haley's Mill, Christian County, KY. He was the son of Samuel Christopher Coombs and Ann Mannahan. Voloney married 26 September 1912 in Christian County Ky to Ann Elizabeth Bone.

Volnia married (2) Maude Dolman Wells Maude was born 11 August 1893 in Christian County, KY the daughter of Samuel Wyatt Wells and Mary Eliza Dillingham Wells.

His mother Ann Mannahan Coombs died early 1900 and is buried in Hopkins County, KY in an unmarked grave. After Ann's death Chris Coombs married her cousin Hettie Rosetta Oglesby (my grandmother)

[Above information courtesy of Jean Wells (#47253615)]
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Florence Daily Citizen, Monday, December 17, 1928

FUNERAL OF V. A. COMBS AT EASTON CHAPEL

The funeral of V. A. Combs, who passed away last Tuesday at the early age of 38 years (following an attack of flu-pneumonia) was held from the Easton chapel Thursday afternoon at 2:30, the services were conducted by Mrs. Arthur B. Wells who spoke very highly of his beautiful character. Mrs. Ivan Harrisburger and Mrs. B. J. Wilcox sang "The Eastern Gate" and "Abide With Me." Miss Nellie Corning accompained on the piano. Beautiful flowers banked the casket and the chapel was well filled with friends to pay their last respect to the departed. The pall bearers were Leslie Lloyd, John McNulty, C. G. McCandless, Joe Keenen, John Fabrizio and Roy Sisk of the American of which organization the deceased was a member. Burial was in Highland cemetery.

(The above incorrect spelling of Coombs was used throughout the newspaper article.)
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel Christopher Coombs (1865 - 1935)
 
 Spouses:
  Maude Dolman Wells Coombs (1892 - 1940)
  Ann Elizabeth Bone Combs (1879 - 1916)*
 
 Children:
  Zettie Lucille Combs (1913 - 1916)*
  Verno Presley Coombs (1914 - 1933)*
  Oria Iline Combs (1916 - 1916)*
  Elvia Anna Combs (1923 - 1929)*
 
 Siblings:
  Volnia Anthony Coombs (1890 - 1928)
  Vego Coombs (1895 - 1969)*
  Viva Ople Coombs Franklin (1896 - 1946)*
  Elizabeth Melinda Coombs (1904 - 1989)*
  Lena Beatrice Coombs Bivins (1905 - 1995)*
  Reginald Eugene Coombs (1907 - 1975)*
  Bobby Lee Coombs (1909 - 1984)*
  Gladys Coombs Browning (1912 - 1989)*
  Sidney Samuel Coombs (1915 - 1977)*
  Harrison Acey Coombs (1918 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Union Highland Cemetery
Florence
Fremont County
Colorado, USA
Plot: Section 64, Lot 226
 
Maintained by: Jean Wells
Originally Created by: RobMinteer57
Record added: Oct 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79504935
Volnia Anthony Coombs
Added by: Beth in Colorado
 
Volnia Anthony Coombs
Added by: Beth in Colorado
 
Volnia Anthony Coombs
Added by: Beth in Colorado
 
 
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~ Rest In Peace ~
- Mike H
 Added: Jun. 3, 2013
A garden of Peace for you, Mr. Volnia.
- Beth in Colorado
 Added: May. 4, 2013
 
 
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