Betty A. (Pontious) Combs of Surprise, Ariz., and formerly of Fayette County, died on Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011, in her home.
A private family burial will be at a later date.
Mrs. Combs was retired from the government as a secretary.
She is survived by children, Steve Turner of Gilberts, and Brenda Hensley of Surprise, Ariz.; five grandchildren, all of Surprise, Ariz.; four great-great-grandchildren, all of Surprise, Ariz.; siblings, Bud Pontious of Vandalia, Jane Miller of Vandalia, Ronnie Pontious of Gilberts and Doris Parker of Fairfield.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Master Sgt. C.D. Combs; and parents.