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Madge (Combs) Roach

Thursday, August 31, 2006

Born 5-10-1926 -- Died 8-4-2006

Madge Mae (Combs) Roach was born May 10, 1926, at Myrtle, Mo., and died Aug. 4, 2006, at St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa, Okla.

Roach was a graduate of Couch High School and taught school in this area for a short time. Then she went to Tulsa where she married, worked and retired from Froug's Depart-ment Stores. Then she worked for Mays Drugs for 16 years until the time of her death. She will be greatly missed by her family, friends and people she worked with.

Survivors include one son, Don Rockwell and wife Marilyn of Augusta, S.C.; two grandsons, Donny Rockwell and wife Rachel of Fort Worth, Texas and Chris Rockwell and wife Stephanie of Augusta, S.C., one great-grandchild, Karis Rockwell; one sister, Pat Wynn and husband Jinks of Alton, Mo.; six brothers, Glen Combs and wife Elaine of Tulsa, Cliff Combs and wife Vertilee of Granbury, Texas, Harris Combs and wife Mary of Mannford, Okla., Bill Combs and wife Darlene, Truman Combs and wife Linda, both of Trinidad, Texas and Ben Combs and wife Vicki of Weatherford, Texas; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, "Tillie" Roach; her parents, Floyd and Amanda Combs; two infant brothers; and one sister, Helen Bray.

The funeral services were held Aug. 7 at the Butler-Stumpff Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Jerry Baines and Donny Rockwell officiating.

Pallbearers were Harris Combs, Truman Combs, Jinks Wynn, Don Cadenhead, Donny Rockwell and Chris Rockwell.