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Sandra Corless Cusack
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  • Intrepid Hospice
    2694 Lake Park Drive, Suite 2
    North Charleston, SC 29406

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North Charleston, SC 29406
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“So sorry for your loss. I played basketball andran track under this dedicated coach. She taught us through her coaching that you have to work hard to...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Geraldine Killilea Sanders

“Remembering your great love story today and always. ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: Geraldine Killilea Sanders - SC

“I have very fond memories of my p.e. classes with her and playing tennis for Coach Cusack at Rivers High School in the early 1960s. ”
3 of 14 | Posted by: Brenda Missel Stevens - SC

“Sorry for your loss, Chris. You, Edie, Holly, Alicia,and Ethan will be in our thoughts and prayers. ”
4 of 14 | Posted by: Marjorie Bokern - Mt Pleasant, SC

“Sorry for your loss, Chris. You, Edie, Holly, Alicia,and Ethan will be in our thoughts and prayers. ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: Marjorie Bokern - Mt Pleasant, SC

“Bruce, My prayers and thoughts are certainly with you and your family. Good memories of both of you.--From Little League to watching Sandra dominate...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Lewis Barker - Greer, SC

“So admired Sandra. She was a lovely Chicora Classmate. I was privileged to share lunch with her last Spring at Chicora girls'lunch. She will be...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Ida Spitz Swindell - Charleston, SC

“The Corless family were our neighbors in Ben Tillman. I graduated from Chicora with Sandra in 1957. I always admired her beauty and ability. I...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Ann Brooks - Clayton, NC - Friend

“Dear Chris, Edie and family, sorry to read about the passing of your mom. As hard as it is to have a loved one leave us, mercy can be a blessing. ...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Kit Brownell - Mt Pleasant, SC

“Bruce, Sorry to hear if Sandra's passing. I've fond memories of our school years. ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: Laura Gaskins Mohr - Irmo

“Bruce ,so sorry to hear of Sandra's passing. Our thought and prayers are with you and your family.Laurens Gaskins Chicora class of 1957 ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Laurens Gaskins - charleston, SC

“So very sorry about Mrs. Sandra! Our extended family are thinking of and praying for you.Sincerely,The Ginn, Ellison and Smith families ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“I graduated from Chicora High School with Sandra in 1957. We were on the Girls Basketball team and she was our Star player. She will be missed....Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Carol Carter Karcher - SC

“So sorry to hear this Chris. Our condolences to you and your family. ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Dot Vardsveen - Elloree, SC

Sandra Corless Cusack, 80, of Summerville, SC, wife of Joseph Bruce Cusack, III entered into eternal rest on Friday, July 5, 2019. Her Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, July 9, 2019 in the J. Henry Stuhr Inc., Northwoods Chapel, 2180 Greenridge Road at 1:00 pm. Interment, Carolina Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Tuesday one hour prior to the service.

Sandra was born April 16, 1939 in Charleston, SC, daughter of the late Birdsell Corless and Helen Cheeseman Corless. Sandra graduated from Chicora High School, received her Bachelor's degree in Physical Education from Carson-Newman University and her Masters of Art in Teaching from Appalachian State. She was a PE teacher and elementary school teacher. She was an avid basketball player, enjoyed writing and swimming.

She is survived by her husband of 57 years; two sons, David Bruce "Rocky" Cusack (Sonya) of Jacksonville, FL, Christopher Scott Cusack (Edie) of Mt. Pleasant, SC; grandchildren: Casey (Nate), Taylor, Alicia, Holly and Ethan; brothers, Hugh, David and Lee Corless.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brother Wayne and sister, Sylvia.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made in her name to Intrepid Hospice, 2694 Lake Park Drive, 1st & 2nd Floor, Charleston, SC, 29406.