Combs, Mary Muriel (Gitthens) (November 16, 1912 - December 18, 1969)
Unknown - December 25, 1969Final rites for Muriel Combs, 57, were held Monday, Dec. 22, at the First Baptist Church with the Rev. Clyde Thompson officiating. Burial was in Douglas Park Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Don Emery, Bob Emery, Jim Robinson, Art Sims, Jack Hanlin and Ben LeVasseur.
Mrs. Combs, a life-long resident of Douglas died December 18 at Converse County Memorial Hospital after an illness of three days. Her death came as a distinct shock to her many friends.
She was born in Douglas November 16, 1912, the daughter of Frank and Mary Koontz Githens. She was a member of the Friendly Neighbors Garden Club and the Rebekah Lodge.
Muriel is survived by a son, Lee, of Douglas; a daughter, Mary Hanlin of Cheyenne; four sisters, Mabel Ballard, Douglas, Wilma Sanders, Denver, Donna Allison, Denver, Mae Ryder, Gordon, Nebr.; two brothers, Howard Githens, Des Moines, Iowa, Cliff Githens, Mills, Wyo., and four grandchildren. Her husband, Roy, died December 23, 1963.