[Nameplate] Fair ~ 58°F  
High: 75°F ~ Low: 48°F
Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

Lois Lee

Tuesday, November 19, 2002

Lois Lee, daughter of the late Noah and Elvira Whitner Shell, was born on Sept. 17, 1913, and died Nov. 15, 2002, at the Advance Nursing Center at the age of 89. Mrs. Lee was a homemaker and a member of the Sturdivant General Baptist Church. On Jan. 31, 1949, she and Jess Lee were united in marriage, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 15, 1973. Survivors include one son, Dennis Wayne Lee of Dexter; two daughters, Irene Payton of Dexter and Lorene Lee of Advance; one brother, Lester Shell of Dexter; one sister, Letty Bess of Advance; 12 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two brothers. Visitation was held from 5-8 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17, 2002, at the Morgan Funeral Chapel in Advance. Funeral services were held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, Nov. 18, 2002, at Morgan Funeral Chapel in Advance with Rev. Cotus James officiating. Interment followed in Morgan Memorial Park in Advance.