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Jean Clark Rucks Combs-Barrett
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Birth: Dec. 2, 1926
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 15, 2000
Minnesota, USA

Jean McDonald Clark, daughter to Toles Raymond Clark and Vera Musgrave Stocklay.

Jean married first: Ernest Rucks. They had 4 children: Delroy, Rose, James, & Lane.

Jean had a(fifth child) daughter, Martha, who was raised by Jean's sister Norma. Martha did not know that Jean was her mother until about age 15.

Jean left "Ernie" then moved to California. Jean's 4 children were sent to be raised by other family members and friends.

While in California, Jean met and married Wilfrid Dudley Combs Jr "Pat". Jean and Pat had two children: Cathy Jean Combs and John Francis Combs III. Approximately 1958, Jean separated from Pat, leaving her two young children with Pat.

Jean returned to MN. There she met & married Robert S Barrett (approx 1967). Jean's 4th child Lane reunited with Jean approximately 1977. Shortly after Lane was adopted by Robert. New Name: Lane Barrett

The Combs Family had not seen or heard from Jean from the day she left. With the assistance of Dennis Johnson and another family member, information for this bio was gathered within the last month.

RIP mom. I wish I'd found you during the living years.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Toles Raymond Clark (1889 - 1956)
  Vera Musgrave Stockley Clark (1902 - 1938)
 
 Spouses:
  Ernest Emil Rucks (1917 - 1992)
  Robert Sidney Barrett (1927 - 2005)
  Wilfrid Dudley Combs (1925 - 2001)*
 
 Children:
  James Harold Rucks (1948 - 2015)*
 
 Siblings:
  Norma Emily Clark Armstrong (1922 - 1993)*
  Jean Clark Rucks Combs-Barrett (1926 - 2000)
  James Irwin Clark (1928 - 2016)*
  Ellen Clark (1931 - 1931)*
  Margaret Pauline Clark (1934 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Specifically: Jeans ashes were scattered in the wooded area near her home with Robert
 
Created by: Cathy Combs
Record added: Jan 13, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 103489909
Jean <i>Clark</i> Rucks Combs-Barrett
Added by: Cathy Combs
 
Jean <i>Clark</i> Rucks Combs-Barrett
Added by: Cathy Combs
 
Jean <i>Clark</i> Rucks Combs-Barrett
Added by: Cathy Combs
 
 
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- SFP
 Added: Aug. 18, 2016
May you rest in peace. I wish you could have known your daughter, Cathy Combs, as she has done such great work on Find-A-Grave finding and documenting all these loved ones.
- JoAnne Long
 Added: Oct. 31, 2015

- Honoring Your Memory
 Added: Aug. 19, 2013
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