Michael D. Combs

August 27, 1953 ~ February 19, 2022 (age 68)


Michael D. Combs, age 68 of Dayton, passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 19, 2022 at Kettering Medical Center surrounded by his loving family.

He was born on August 27, 1953 in Hazard, KY, the son of the late Charles & Rita (Harris) Combs.

Mr. Combs was a retired Pressman for Mullins Rubber Company with 45 years of service. Mike loved the Beatles; John Lennon and he was a self-taught guitar player.

Preceded in death by 2 brothers Tyrone Combs & Jerome William “Will” Combs, and by his sister Peggy Peterson.

He is survived by his loving wife of 48 years Alice L. (Jones) Combs, 2 daughters Karianne Dill and husband Michael,  Shelly Short & Mike Montgomery, 3 brothers Charles “Bud” Combs and wife Sharon, Byron Bruce “B.B.” Combs and wife Laronda, Kent Combs and wife Lisa, sister-in-law Debbie Combs, 6 grandchildren Stephen Dill, Christopher Carter, Ashton Carter, Kira Short, Alex Short & Joe Montgomery, special grandson Brandon Dabney, best friend Danny Helton, Sr., as well as numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

Funeral Services will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 28, 2022 at the Swart Funeral Home, West Carrollton with Rev. Dr. Joel Getts officiating. Burial Willowview Cemetery in Dayton. The family will receive friends from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home.

If so, desired memorial contributions may be made to SISCA, 8172 Washington Church Rd., Dayton, Ohio 45458 in Michael’s memory.

Please share memories and condolences at Expressions of Sympathy, Love, and Thinking of You cards may be sent to The Family of Mr. Michael D. Combs, C/O Swart Funeral Home, 207 E. Central Ave., West Carrollton, Ohio 45449.


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February 27, 2022

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Swart Funeral Home
207 E. Central Ave
West Carrollton, OH 45449

Funeral Service
February 28, 2022

12:00 PM
Swart Funeral Home
207 E. Central Ave
West Carrollton, OH 45449

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