Sherman Combs was born 26 May 1887 in Bluff City, Tennessee to William W. Combs and Emma Jane Harkleroad. Husband of Launa Combs. Father of J. Sherman Combs Jr. He died 24 November 1918 of a fracture to the skull after he was accidental struck by an ambulance.
Buried at Morning View Cemetery Bluff City, Sullivan County, Tennessee