Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Mary Jane "Nell" Lee, 100, of Cassville, passed away Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011, in Cassville Health Care and Rehabilitation.

She was born July 22, 1911, in Washburn, the daughter of Charles M. and Lillie (Dunn) Heffley. On Dec. 5, 1931, she was united in marriage to Raymond Lee, who preceded her in death on May 5, 1990. Also preceding her in death were her parents, one brother, one sister, and a great-great-grandchild.

Survivors include: two sons, Bob Lee and his wife, Barbara, and Bill Lee and his wife, Veva, all of Cassville; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

She received her education at Washburn Prairie School. She lived her entire life in Barry County, where she farmed with her husband. She had been a member of Corinth Baptist Church since the 1940s.

Funeral services were held Tuesday in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Burial was at Corinth Cemetery, Cassville.

Contributions may be made to Corinth Cemetery in her memory.

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