J.T. Combs died February 10, 2013

J. T. Combs, 90 of Heber Springs, passed away Sunday, February 10, 2013 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Heber Springs.  He was born Sunday, April 30, 1922 in Heber Springs to the late John and Artie Davis Combs.

 J.T. worked for the M & NA Railroad in Heber Springs.  He also worked as a Supervisor with Ben Hogan Construction doing highway and road work.  He attended the First United Methodist Church in Heber Springs.  J.T. enjoyed telling and hearing a good story, watching football games and spending time with friends at the Waychoff Senior Center. 

 In addition to his parents, J. T. was preceded in death by three brothers, James Combs and Eugene Combs, both of Heber Springs, and Ernest Combs of Michigan; and a sister, Myrtle Ramey of Michigan.  J. T. is survived by nieces, nephews, and many close friends and acquaintances.

 Visitation for J. T. will be 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at the Heber Springs Funeral Home.  Funeral services will be 11:00 am Thursday, February 14, 2013 in the Chapel of Heber Springs Funeral Home.  In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations be made to the American Cancer Society or the Arkansas Chapter of Parkinson’s Disease, P.O. Box 22445, Hot Springs, Arkansas 71903.  To view J. T.’s online obituary please visit www.heberspringsfuneralhome.com or call 501.887.9152.