September 21, 2012
MOUNT AIRY — Mr. Troy Swanson Combs, 92, of Mount Airy, ended his journey on earth to spend eternity with his Savior on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012, at Universal Health Care in King. Mr. Combs was born on Sept. 8, 1920, in Surry County to the late Winston and Mitildy Combs. He was married to the late Irene Sutphin Combs for 70 years. He graduated from Mount Airy High School and retired from the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, was a disabled veteran of WWII and a member of Franklin Heights United Methodist Church. Mr. Combs leaves to cherish his memories, a son and daughter-in-law, Van Combs and wife, Libby Combs; two grandchildren, Ginger Lischke and husband, Doug Lischke, of Kernersville and Travis Combs and fiancée, Christina Rojas, and son Logan Rojas of Mount Airy; and two great-grandchildren, Lily and Will Lischke of Kernersville. Mr. Combs was preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters. He will be dearly missed by his family. A private service will be held for Mr. Combs.