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Dillman-Scott Funeral Home
Dr. Vic Combs, 74, Paoli, Ind. passed away Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017. He was born in Hazard, Ky. on July 10, 1943 to John Scott Combs and Alice Beagly Combs. He came from a large family of 10 brothers and sisters. He married Virginia Maze on Aug. 13, 1966 and she passed away on Sept. 30, 2006. Vic went on to marry Denise Marquette Bush on Dec. 28, 2009.
He proceeded in death by his first wife Virginia, and his parents.
He was a member of the Indiana Association of Public School Superintendents Association, Paoli County Club, Lebanon Indiana Kiwanis and Indiana Association of School Principals.
He graduated from George Washington High School in Indianapolis and went on to receive degrees from: Indiana Central College(University of Indianapolis), B.S., Butler University M.S., Indiana University, Ed.S. , Nova Southeast University, Ed.D.
He worked in Union School Corporation, Brownsburg Community School Corporation, Lebanon Community School Corporation, Indiana University Southeast, Oakland City University and retired from the Paoli Community School Corporation.
Survivors include:
His Wife: Denise Combs, Paoli, IN
His Children:
Scott Combs, Pulaski, TN
Abigayle and Darek Newkirk, Paoli, IN
Katie and Tyler Kumpf, Paoli, IN
Chris and Amy Bush, Greenwood, IN
Keith and Andrea Bush, New Albany, IN
Matt and Keira Bush, Indianapolis, IN
Surviving Vic Combs are his grandchildren: Max Newkirk, Andrew Kumpf, Kadin Bush, Carson Bush, Libby Newkirk, Allie Kumpf, Kinley Bush, Chandler Kate Combs, Maddox Bush, Conner Bush and Maklyn Bush.
Funeral Services will be at 2:00 p.m., Saturday Dec. 30, 2017 at Paoli Community High School in the Ruth Uyesugi Auditorium with George Key officiating. Interment will follow in the Paoli Community Cemetery in Paoli, IN. Visitation will be held 2-7 p.m., Friday Dec. 29, 2017, and from 1 p.m. until the time of service on Saturday at Paoli Community High School, 501 S Elm Street, Paoli, IN 47454.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Dr. Vic Combs Memorial Scholarship Fund at the Orange County Community Foundation, 1075 N. Sandy Hook Road, Ste 2, Paoli, IN 47454.
Arrangement made by Dillman-Scott Funeral Home, 226 W. Campbell Street, Paoli, IN 47454. Online Condolences may be made at Dillman-Scott Funeral Home.Com
Published on December 27, 2017
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