March 15, 2004
ANNETTE BANKS COMBS
YORKTOWN – Annette Banks Combs, wife of 48 years to the late Norman V. “Tiny” Combs until his death in 1988, passed away at her home on Thursday, March 11, 2004, in York County, Va.
She was born Jan. 4, 1922, to the late Henry and Etta Jane Quivers Banks and was a lifelong resident of York County, Va.
Annette, a lifelong member of New Bethel Baptist Church, was a devoted mother having reared 10 children in a home full of love and happiness and was known to all of her family and friends simply as “Mother.”
“Mother” leaves a host of children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, siblings and other relatives and friends who could always depend upon her never-ending love and support.
A celebration of “Mother’s” life will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 16, at New Bethel Baptist Church, 3911 Big Bethel Road, Yorktown, Va. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive guests from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 15, at the funeral home.
The Combs family is receiving services of comfort from Nicholson-Cummings Funeral Home, 4304 Victoria Blvd., Hampton. (757) 728-0122.