Ella Rebecca Nobles, 87, met her Lord and Saviour Saturday, July 30, 2022, at home surrounded by her loving family.
Ella was born Sept. 10, 1934, in Columbus County, to the late Acy Nobles and Mae Etta Caulder Nobles. Along with her parents, Ella was also preceded in death by her husband, Robert “Rob” Nobles Sr.; and seven siblings, Joseph Nobles, Minnie Nobles, Emma Jane Powell, Herman Nobles, Sarah Hayes, Willie Howard Nobles and Lura Hayes.
Mrs. Nobles served as a Nurses Assistant for over 26 years. She loved the Lord and served him faithfully for many years. Ella was a dedicated member of China Grove Missionary Baptist Church.
Her funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 1, at Worthington Funeral Home in Chadbourn with Pastors Wendell Ray and Buddy Seay officiating. Interment will be in Chadbourn Memorial Cemetery.
Ella leaves behind her beloved children, Sue N. McPherson of Beaverdam, Robert Lee Nobles Jr. of Cerro Gordo and Sherry Boswell of Batesburg, S.C.; seven grandchildren, Shonna Mercer, Joe McPherson, Jason Nobles, Timothy Smith, Jonathan Smith, William Boswell, Patrick Boswell; 13 great-grandchildren, Phillip Mercer, Lacie Mercer, Emma McPherson, Owen McPherson, Ivan McPherson, Hunter Nobles, Hannah Nobles, Jacelyn Nobles, Ben Boswell, Raven Price, Kayley Smith, Briston Smith, Kara Smith; and four great-great-grandchildren, Madelyn Price, Karleigh Smith, Kinsley Smith and Jace Smith.