James Merle Combs
James Merle Combs
March 3, 1972 - October 13, 2020


James Merle Combs, 48, of Florahome passed away on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at his home following an extended illness.

Merle was born in Orange Park and had lived in Florahome for five years coming from Keystone Heights. He had worked as a truck driver and enjoyed surf fishing, kayak fishing, motorcycle riding, riding in the woods, and wildlife photography. He was a Baptist.

He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Wanda Combs.

Surviving are his wife of ten years, Juanita “Nita” Combs of Florahome; a step-son, Alexander Osgood of Georgia; a step-daughter, Mia Osgood of Jacksonville; a sister, Rhonda Combs of Yorktown, TX; a niece, Danyelle Wilkes; two nephews, Jarrod Wilkes and Landon Wilkes; and a great nephew, Jackson Zielonka.

Memorial services will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, October 17, 2020 at Masters Funeral Home in Palatka with Pastor Ted Rodda officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Messages of encouragement or sympathy may be expressed in his online guestbook at www.themastersfunealhomes.com.

Masters Funeral Home of Palatka is in charge of arrangements.

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