Albert Roscoe Cumbee, 86, of Blue Grass Trail, Newport, departed this life Monday, December 27, 2010 at Carilion Giles Community Hospital at Pearisburg. Born in Maybrook, on June 26, 1924, he was a son of the late James Luther and Mary Ellen Lang Cumbee. He was one of thirteen children and was retired from the Town of Blacksburg. He was preceded in death by his wife Juanita “Tootsie” Cumbee and eleven of his brothers and sisters.
He leaves to cherish his memory his sister and brother-in-law Mary Eunice and Robert Sexton of Newport, and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 2:00 PM in the Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St., Pembroke with burial following in the Albert Cumbee Cemetery at his home in Newport. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour before the services. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.