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Isabelle Bernice Combest Coomer, age 88, of the Ingle Community, passed away on Friday, October 27, 2017 in Somerset.
Bernice was born on August 24, 1929 in Ingle, KY to the late Otha Edward and Nellie Nevada Lane Combest. She was a member of Pleasant Point United Baptist Church.  Bernice loved sharing her testimony of salvation and she prayed daily for her family, friends and others. 
She married James Edward "Eddie" Coomer on December 24, 1949 in Somerset, KY. They were blessed with six children, twenty-four grandchildren, forty-one great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.
She is survived by three sons, Ray (and Bonnie) Coomer of Ingle, Timothy (and Linda) Coomer of Ingle and Allan (and Barbie) Coomer of Somerset; two daughters, June (and Ray) Patterson of Ingle and Sunda Arnell (and James) Smith of Somerset; two sisters-in-law, Geraldine Coomer of Somerset and Doris Jean Bishop of Indianapolis, IN; twenty-three grandchildren; forty great grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; and many other family members, all who will mourn her passing.
Along with her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, James Edward "Eddie" Coomer, who preceded her on September 24, 2015; a daughter, Tammy Burton; two sons-in-law, Lloyd Fox and Doug Burton; three sisters, Wanza Merrick, Jean Wilson and Norma Adkins; a grandson, Matthew Coomer; and a great grandson, Cody Hosack.
Visitation will be on Sunday, October 29, 2017 after 5:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home. A second visitation will be held on Monday, October 30, 2017 from 10:00am until 11:00am.
Her funeral service will follow on Monday, October 30, 2017 at 11:00am at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Larold Gosser and Bro. David Hammond officiating.Burial will be at Cedar Point Cemetery in the Ingle Community. Pallbearers will be Bernice's grandsons and great grandsons.
The family requests expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Cedar Point Cemetery Fund.
You are welcome to view the obituary and send condolences to the family at our website: www.LakeCumberlandFuneralService.com.
Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Bernice Coomer.
Published on October 28, 2017
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