LAKELAND - Mrs. Carolyn Combee, age 78 of Lakeland passed away Monday, September 2, 2013 in Lakeland due to heart failure. Mrs. Combee was born in Bartow to Sonny & Truly Lassiter. She was a retired Operator Supervisor with GTE/Verizon and a founding member of the Faith Baptist Church in Lakeland. Mrs. Combee enjoyed watching the Rays, cooking, her monthly GTE retirement luncheons and spending time with her family.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Glenn Combee and son, Alan Combee.
Survivors include her son, Dennis Mindy Combee of Plant City and daughter Cindy Bill Poole of Winter Haven. Also surviving are 6 grandchildren, Adam Davis, Matthew Davis, Sara Combee, Amanda Lowe, Deanna Lowe and Megan Combee.
Funeral services will be held Friday at 11 AM at the Kersey Funeral Home, Auburndale with visitation beginning at 10 AM. – Ledger, Sept. 4, 2013          
PETER “GLENN” COMBEE – 81 – Retired Radio Operator for Polk Co.,Emergency Systems -husband of Carolyn
LAKELAND - Mr. Peter "Glenn" Combee, of Lakeland passed away Saturday, July 21, 2012 in Lakeland due to respiratory failure. Mr. Combee was born in Lakeland to Walter and Hazel Combee. He was a retired Chief Radio Operator with Polk County Emergency Systems as well as an Army veteran of the Korean Conflict. Mr. Combee was a member of Faith Baptist Church in Polk City and enjoyed hunting and fishing.
 He was preceded in death by a son, Alan Combee.
 Glenn is survived by his wife, of 58 years, Carolyn Combee of Lakeland; a son, Dennis (Mindy) Combee of Plant City; a daughter, Cindy (William) Poole of Winter Haven; 4 brothers, Lucian Combee, Neil Combee, Terry Combee and Vincent Combee; 5 sisters, Eunice Baker, Wanda Cantilnella, Muriel Moore, Bernice St. Clair and Linda Knowles; grandchildren, Adam & Matthew Davis, Sara Combee, Megan Combee, and Amanda & Deanna Lowe.
Funeral services will take place Wednesday at the Kersey Funeral Home, Auburndale. Visitation will begin Wednesday at the funeral home. – Ledger, July 23, 2012
ALAN BOYCE COMBEE – 52 – Truck Driver for Commercial Carrier
LAKELAND - Alan B. Combee, 52, died Monday, Sept 22, 2008, at Palm Terrace in Lakeland of liver failure.
Mr. Combee was born December 9, 1955 in Bartow. He has been a resident of Lakeland for over 20 years, moving from Bartow. He was a truck driver for Commercial Carrier. He attended the Faith Baptist Church of Lakeland.
 Alan is survived by his former wife: Deborah Ann Combee of Lakeland; daughter: Sara Lynn Combee of Lakeland; two step-sons: Rodney Moseley of Green Cove Springs & Eric Moseley of Lakeland; step-daughter: Tabitha Cain of Lakeland; parents: Glenn & Carolyn Combee of Lakeland; sister: Cindy & husband Bill Poole of Lakeland; brother: Dennis & wife Mindy Combee of Plant City & eight grandchildren.
Family will receive friends Friday, Sept 26, 2008 at Whidden-McLean Funeral Home, Bartow. Services will follow at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Faith Baptist Church, 8550 SR 33 North, Lakeland, 33809. -  Ledger, Sept. 25, 2008
Father of Carolyn Lassiter Combee
>ARNOLD  C. "Sunny"  LASSITER – 93 -  Bartow Steam Laundry
LAKELAND -- Mr. Arnold C. "Sonny" Lassiter of Lakeland died of kidney failure Tuesday (Oct. 26, 2004) at Lakeland Regional Medical Center. He was 93. Born in Blakely, Ga., on March 7, 1911, he came to Lakeland from Bartow seven years ago. He was a foreman for Bartow Steam Laundry. He was a member of Bartow First Baptist Church.
 Mr. Lassiter was preceded in death by his wife, Truly Lassiter. He is survived by his daughter, Carolyn Combee, Lakeland, three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
 Visitation will be held, Friday at Whidden-McLean Funeral Home, 650 E. Main St., Bartow. Graveside services will follow at Wildwood Cemetery, Bartow. Memorials may be made to Faith Baptist Church building fund, 8550 State Road 33 N., Lakeland, 33809.-
Ledger,Thur., Oct. 28, 2004
Mother of Carolyn Lassiter Combee
>TRULY  LUCILLE  OSBORN  LASSITER - 82 - Colony Shop Manager
LAKELAND -- Mrs. Truly L. Lassiter of Lakeland died Wednesday (Sept. 8, 1999) at Tandem Healthcare, Lakeland. She was 82.
Born in Lucerne Park on April 15, 1917, she came to Lakeland one and a half years ago. She was an assistant manager for Colony Shop, Lakeland. She was a member of Bartow First Baptist Church.
 She is survived by her husband, Arnold C. "Sonny" Lassiter; daughter, Carolyn Combee, Lakeland; sister, Lorraine Polk, Winter Haven; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be Saturday at Whidden-McLean Funeral Home, 650 E. Main St., Bartow. Graveside services will follow at Wildwood Cemetery, Bartow. -
Ledger, Sept. 10, 1999   > Father: Mack M. Osborn and  Mother: Emma P. 

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