George Marian Coombes
George Marian Coombes, age 86, of Seligman, Missouri, passed away July 25, 2019, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. George was born August 7, 1932, in Baker County, Oregon (twenty miles from Baker) the son of Oscar Cullen and Maude (Johnson) Coombes. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.
A devoted member of the Seligman Assembly of God, George loved his neighbors as himself. After completing his engineering degree, he became a steam engineer night superintendent at Kerr McGee Chemical Corporation. His favorite pastimes were outdoor fishing, camping, and hunting. George was also a car enthusiast and enjoyed fast cars. He will be missed by many he encountered through his lifetime.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Perry Coombes; two sisters: Jabudah Gross Miller and Erma Grey; and two brothers: Donald Coombes and Ben Coombes.
George is survived by his sons: Ronald Coombes of Seligman, Missouri and Richard Coombes of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; grandchildren: Michael Coombes, Loraine James, and Aaron Coombes; great-grandchildren: Vash Coombes, Bella-Lisa Coombes, Alphonse Coombes, Christian James, Jared James, and Melody James; and two brothers: Jasper Coombes and Edward Coombes.
Services will be planned for a later time. To leave an online condolence, please visit www.cremationsoftheozarks.com.