Gertrude M. "Babe" McComas

November 5, 1930 - April 29, 2015
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Gertrude M. “Babe” McComas age 84, of Lakeview died April 29, 2015 at 11:13 a.m., in Columbus. She was born November 5, 1930 in Pineville, KY to the late Granvel and Doris Moore Combs. She married Glenn Lamar McComas October 24, 1949 who died January 22, 2010.

Babe was a homemaker and had babysat for many years. She enjoyed Texas Hold’em, Yahtzee, fishing, bowling and spending time with her family and friends at Indian Lake. She was an active member of Indian Lake Moose Lodge #1533 and Indian Lake Eagles Lodge #3615. Also an avid Ohio State football fan.

Survivors include 2 sons: Jerry (Paula) McComas of Buckeye, AZ, Timothy ‘Bo’ (Jackie) McComas of Lima, 2 daughters: Glenda Lee (Allen) McBride of Lakeview and Tamara (Patrick) Wascovich of Cedar Hill, TX, 12 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren and a brother: Charlie (Thelma) Combs of Chillicothe, OH.

She was preceded in death by brothers: Jimie and William Combs, a sister Jackie Darnell and great grandson.

Family will receive friends Friday, May 1, 2015 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. Funeral services will begin 11:00 a.m.,
Saturday, May 2, 2015 at the funeral home. Her sons Jerry and Timothy “Bo” McComas will officiate. Burial at Memorial Park Cemetery, Lima, Ohio.

Memorial contributions can be made to Moose Heart in care of Indian Lake Moose Lodge #1533.

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Date: Friday, May 1, 2015

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Inc.


311 West Main Street, Cridersville, OH, 45806

Service Information

Date: Saturday, May 2, 2015

Time: 11:00 am

Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Inc.


311 West Main Street, Cridersville, OH, 45806


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Born: November 5, 1930
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