TAHLEQUAH – Funeral services for Terry David Combs, 68, of Tahlequah, Okla., are 9:30 am, Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015, at the First Baptist Church of Tahlequah. Officiating will be Rev. L.B. Wildcat and Chaplain Bill Lord. Pallbearers are Mike Barber, Judge Lynn Burris, Patrick Pointer, Richard Powers, Carl Combs, and Chris Combs. Honorary pallbearers are Members of the 12th Cavalry Troopers and The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office. Interment will follow at 12 p.m. in the Fort Gibson National Cemetery in Fort Gibson, Okla., under the care of Green Country Funeral Home. Online condolences for the family may be left at tahlequahfuneral.com. Terry David Combs was born Dec. 23, 1946, in Marysville, Calif., to Allen Combs and Clara Ovella (Pilcher) Combs-Ford. Terry passed away in Springfield, Mo., on Dec. 17, 2015, at the age of 68. Terry served our country during the Vietnam War, where he was awarded the Purple Heart. He was a distinguished member of the 12th Cavalry Regiment and was on the Board of Governors for the 1st Cavalry Division. Terry enjoyed getting together with his friends from the 12th Cavalry Troopers, telling stories, fishing, hunting and golfing. His greatest times though were spent with his grandchildren and his family.
Published on  December 22, 2015