Family Login:

Elise Nettles Cumbee

Pause Looking Back by Bruce H. Zimmerman (ASCAP)
Share This Obituary
Message from the Family

Thank you for your support during this difficult time. Please enhance this tribute to Elise by adding your memories and photos.

Resources

Arrangements made by

J. Henry Stuhr West Ashley Chapel

3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway
Charleston, SC 29414
Get Directions

Profile of J. Henry Stuhr West Ashley Chapel

View Phone Number
View Fax Number

Send Flowers
 Local Florists


Memories & Candles

“Tommy I am thinking of and you know my prayers are with you. May your grandmother rest in God's arms. ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: Kimberly

“I am so sorry for your loss. Sherry, Donnie, Austin and Steven please know I love y'all. I'm praying for you. I know she knew how much y'all loved...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Janice Matheson Holbrooks - SC

“I am so sorry for your loss. Sherry, Donnie, Austin and Steven please know I love y'all. I'm praying for you. I know she knew how much y'all loved...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Janice Matheson Holbrooks - SC

“Pete, Betty Ann and Jeanie: My deepest condolences. I loved your mother, one of the strongest, kindest and sweetest persons I have ever known. I...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Trap Seabrook - Decatur, GA

“What a precious lady...so sorry for yourloss...I wish I could have spent more time with her..know that all of you are in my thoughtsand prayers.....Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: A friend

“Just want the family to know that we will all miss her. She was special and a long time friend. May God be with you all during this time. ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Ada Glover - Johns island, SC


Elise Nettles Cumbee, 90, of Johns Island, South Carolina, widow of John Edward Cumbee entered into eternal rest Sunday, March 5, 2017. Her Funeral Service will be held Thursday March 9, 2017 in J. HENRY STUHR INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway at 10:30 a.m. The family will receive friends in Stuhr's from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service. Interment will follow in Carolina Memorial Park.

Elise was born March 11, 1926 in Walterboro, South Carolina, daughter of the late Joseph Henry Nettles and Daisy LeMacks Nettles.

She is survived by her son, Pete Cumbee (Nancy) of Salem, SC; two daughters, Betty Ann Abbott (Bill) of Johns Island, SC, Jean Puckett (Ollie) of Johns Island, SC; daughter-in-law, Opal Cumbee of Johns Island, SC; sister, Virginia Garvin of Johns Island, SC; nine grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by a sister, Marie Cumbee, son, Bubba Cumbee, and grandson, John Abbott.