Wilbur Eugene Combs, age 70, of Raiford, FL went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ after a brief illness on February 12, 2022, surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Combs was born February 1, 1952, in Macclenny, FL, the youngest of 10 children to Wilbur and Myrtle Lee (Rhoden) Combs. Mr. Combs retired from Florida State Prison after nearly 30 years of dedicated service. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. Wilbur was an avid Florida Gator fan and loved the outdoors; but most of all, Wilbur loved the Lord, his family and friends, and his church family. Wilbur is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Bobby, Talmedge, Elwin, Tommy, and Phillip; and sister Helen Brantley.
Wilbur is survived by the love of his life and soulmate, Cindy; daughters, Renee Kopecky, Kim (Doug) Hodge, and Courtney (Mike) Snyder; grandchildren, Cami and Doug Hodge, Jon Kopecky, and Symphony and Serenity Snyder; brother, Ray (Linda) Combs; sisters, Verna (Billy) Stewart and Ferrell Robinson; sisters-in-law, Doris Combs and Mary Combs; plus, a whole host of nieces and nephews and many special and dear friends.
A service for Mr. Combs will be held at 12:00pm on Friday, February 18, 2022, at Archer-Milton Funeral Home. The family will receive friends for a visitation beginning at 11:00am. Mr. Combs will be laid to rest at Sapp Cemetery in Raiford, FL immediately following the service. Services will be officiated by Bro. Larry Thornton. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Archer-Milton Funeral Home, Lake Butler. 386-496-2008 www.archerfuneralhome.com
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the building fund at Raiford Calvary Temple Church of God, 5289 NW CR 125, Lawtey, FL 32058.