Nadine McComb, of Kennett, daughter of the late Lee Lemonds and Edith Bilderback Lemonds, was born Aug. 30, 1921 in Kennett, and departed this life on Aug. 9, 2009 at the age of 87 years, 11 months and 10 days.
Nadine married Paul E. McComb on May 14, 1938 in Piggott, Arkansas. Paul preceded her in death on October 6, 1982. Nadine was also preceded in death by one son, Mike McComb; two brothers, Jim Lemonds and wife Sue, and Bill Lemonds; one sister, Helen Lemonds Gabriel and husband Vernon; a foster sister, Rose Hill and great-grandchildren, Joshua and Jordan Floyd.
Survivors include one son, Jim McComb and his wife Shirlene, of Austin, Texas;
one daughter, Marilyn McComb Draffen and her husband Dallas, of Kennett; a daughter-in-law, Beth McComb, of Kennett; eight grandchildren, Keith McComb and wife Michelle, Chris McComb and wife Angela, Mark Floyd and wife Kathy, Scot Floyd and wife Jackie, Paula Floyd Archer and husband Mike, Todd Floyd and wife Tina, Mike McComb and wife Marilyn, and Matt McComb; 11 great-grandchildren, J.T. and Tyler McComb, AnneMarie, Molly and Clay McComb, Greg Ray and wife JoAnna, Nicole Horst and husband Steven, Jessica Bennett and husband Zach, Ashley Pierre and husband Eric, James Floyd, Erik and Nick Archer, Jeff Evers, Tony and Faith Floyd, Jon, Mica, Morgan, Jessica and Matthew McComb, Lauren McComb; one great- great-grandchild, Aubrey Floyd; life-time friend, Hallie Pigmon and many other loving relatives and friends.
Nadine McComb spent her life serving our Lord, showing kindness and compassion to everyone she loved. She was a long time active member of Friendship Baptist Church, where she loved spending time with "her girls" as their GA teacher and later as a member of First Baptist Church of Kennett. She spent many hours serving as a VNA Hospice Volunteer, as well as many other church and community service activities. She was a former loyal employee of ASCS.
Visitation was from 1 p.m. to service time at 3 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2009, at McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett with Revs. Jimmie Lemonds and Harold Dunbar officiating.
Burial was in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett.
Pallbearers were grandsons, Mark Floyd, Scot Floyd, Todd Floyd, Keith McComb, Chris McComb, Mike Archer, Mike McComb and Matt McComb
Honorary pallbearers were great-grandsons, J. T. McComb, Tyler McComb, Clay McComb, Greg Ray, James Floyd, Steven Horst, Zach Bennett, Eric Pierre, Erik Archer, Nick Archer, Tony Floyd, Jon McComb and Matt McComb.