Nelda Cupples

April 09, 1935 - December 25, 2018

Nelda Cupples

Nelda Radine Cupples, 83, of Silsbee, died Tuesday, December 25, 2018. She was born on April 9, 1935, in Lufkin, to Ollie Mae Allen Bailey and Alvin Ray Bailey.

Survivors include her sons, Donald Colwell and his wife, Cindy, of Lumberton; and Anthony Colwell of Iola; grandchildren, Christina Hernandez of Lumberton; Rebecca Allison McGee and her husband, Joe, of Richmond; Stephanie Powers and her husband, Ben, of Groves; Matthew Colwell and his wife, Amanda, and Madeline Colwell, all of Houston; Kara Colwell of Stillwater, Oklahoma; Rachel Colwell of Tucson, Arizona; and James Colwell of Iola; great-grandchildren, Alexander Hernandez, Katie Hernandez, Conor McGee, Ethan McGee, Aurora Powers, Regan McGee, Charlotte Jean “C.J.” Colwell, and Samantha Colwell; and brothers, Norris Bailey and his wife, Clara Joe, of Huntsville; and Lawrence Bailey.

Nelda is preceded in death by her parents; stepmother, Linnie Bell Hines; father of her children, William James Colwell; husband, William Cupples; granddaughter, Jennifer Michelle Colwell; and son, Kerry Colwell.

A gathering of Mrs. Cupples’ family and friends will begin at 1:00 p.m., with her funeral service at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, December 29, 2018, at Sulphur Springs Baptist Church, 2012 FM 1270, Zavalla.  Her interment will follow at Cochran Cemetery, Huntington, under the direction of Broussard’s, 490 Cemetery Road, Silsbee.


Broussard's Mortuary - Silsbee, TX
490 Cemetery Road Silsbee, TX 77656
Gathering of Family and Friends
Sulphur Springs Baptist Church
2012 FM 1270, Zavalla, Texas
Saturday, December 29, 2018
1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m.
Funeral Service
Sulphur Springs Baptist Church
2012 FM 1270, Zavalla, Texas
Saturday, December 29, 2018
2:00 p.m.
Cochran Cemetery
Huntington, Texas

Comments (1)

  • NL

    28 December 2018 at 04:58 | #

    My sincere condolences to the family at this difficult time. May you all seek God for comfort, peace, strength and support (2 Cor 1:3).


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