Raymond Lee McComas, 70, of Leachville, died Friday, Aug. 21, 2009, at his home. Born near the Peach Orchard Community, he was the son of the late Robert Lee and Madge Prevo McComas. He was a longtime resident of Rockford, Ill., before making his home in Leachville. He was retired from Essex Wire Company in Rockford.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Rosina Marie McComas, in 2007; a son, David McComas; and a daughter, Madge McComas.
Survivors include five sons, Steve McComas and his wife, Connie, of Kalamazoo, Mich., Bruce McComas and his wife, Sandy, of Leachville, James McComas and his wife, Jessie, of Leachville, Doug McComas of Kalamazoo, Mich., and Jesse McComas of Leachville; three brothers, Gene McComas and his wife, Marie, Henry McComas, all of Ash Flat, and Arvil Jay McComas of Florida; two sisters, Glenda Smith of Leachville and Linda McCarty of Highland; 15 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
The funeral was held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 27, in the Howard Funeral Chapel in Leachville with Rev. Bill Hattenhauer officiating. The family received visitors Thursday morning from 11 a.m. until time of service.
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