Reverend Dr. Michael Warren Combs, of Lincoln and formally of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, went to rest with the Lord on August 29, 2019 at the age of 69, born February 27, 1950 to Rev. Robert B. and Hattie (Terry) Combs, in New Orleans, LA. Dr. Combs was a Professor of Political Science at the University of Nebraska Lincoln and Pastor of the Mount Zion Baptist Church, Lincoln. Rev. Dr. Combs is survived by his wife of 40 years, Dr. Gwendolyn Marizett Combs, sons Reverend Tremaine M. Combs (Tierra) and Ashton J. M. Combs (Chloe); also grandchildren Michael-Eugene, Makenzie, Mary, Leah and David Combs; 4 brothers, 1 sister; many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 5:00-7:00 PM Sunday, September 8, 2019 at Mount Zion Baptist Church.
Celebration of Life and Homegoing Service: 11:00 am Monday, September 9, 2019 at Mount Zion Baptist Church, 3301 N. 56th Street, Lincoln, NE.
Memorials may be given to the family for future designation