Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home

705 Davie Ave, Statesville, NC


Janette Sane Combs

July 21, 1939September 7, 2020

Mrs. Janette Sane Combs, 81, of Mt. Ulla, NC, passed away on September 7, 2020 at Heritage Place in Statesville. A native of Chase City, Virginia, she was the daughter of Hugh Edward and Mary Greenwood Sane. She was a graduate of Statesville Senior High School and a graduate of the CNA Course at Mitchell Community College. She was a member of Southside Baptist Church in Mooresville, NC. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Vivian Sane Pharr.

Mrs. Combs is survived by her husband, Jack Thomas Combs of Mt. Ulla. Also surviving her is her brother, Larry Sane and his wife Sandra of Concord, NC; her sister Linda Sane Stamper and husband James of Statesville, NC; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, September 12, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Oakwood Cemetery with the Rev. David Klindist officiating. Mrs. Combs will lie in repose at Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home from 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM on Thursday, September 10, 2020 and Friday, September 11, 2020. The family requests that face masks and social distancing be observed.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Southside Baptist Church, 525 S. Broad Street, Mooresville, NC 28115; Hospice of Iredell County, 2347 Simonton Road, Statesville, NC 28625; or Parkinsons Research Foundation, 5969 Cattleridge Boulevard, Ste. 100, Sarasota, Florida, 34232.

Condolences may be sent to the family online at http://www.bunchjohnsonfuneralhome.com

Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home is honored to be entrusted with the care of Mrs. Combs and her family.


  • Southside Baptist Church
  • Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County
  • Parkinsons Research Foundation


  • Lie in State

    Thursday, September 10, 2020

  • Lie in State

    Friday, September 11, 2020

  • Graveside Service

    Saturday, September 12, 2020


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Bobbie Childers

September 9, 2020

Jack and family, so sorry to hear of Janette’s passing. I have some fond and happy memories of her. My prayers are with you.


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