Shirley Lee (Nance) Cox

October 12, 1964 ~ August 16, 2021 (age 56)

Obituary Image


Remembering Shirley Lee Nance Cox

Our beloved Shirley Lee Nance Cox departed from this earthly life on August 16, 2021 at the Sentara Leigh Hospital, Norfolk, VA.

Life Celebration Services will take place on Saturday, August 28, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations Chapel. Service is limited in attendance and facial coverings are required for attendance. 

Shirley leaves to cherish her precious memories: five foster sisters, Bernell Webb (Thomas), Loretta Garrett of Hertford, NC, Evelyn Beasley, Patricia Shannonhouse (Maurice) and Frances Garrett of Elizabeth City, NC; two foster brothers, Terry Holley (Bernadetta) of Salisbury, NC and Chuck Holley (Arzada) of Winston-Salem, NC; one godchild, Nyisha Crenshaw of Elizabeth City, NC; special people, Alvin Wilson, Dominic Barnhill and Sherri Hinton of Virginia; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and Mount Gilead Missionary Baptist Church family. 

Professional Services of Love, Care and Dignity is being expressed by Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations. 

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Shirley Lee (Nance) Cox, please visit our floral store.


Celebration of Life
August 28, 2021

11:00 AM
Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations
609 Hull Drive
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

Video is available for this event

© 2021 Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy