Ella Nadine Lee

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Ella Nadine Lee, 93, of Columbia, formerly of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, at her home.

She was born Jan. 22, 1920, in Scholten, the daughter of Cyril Alexander and Gladys Susan (Bowers) Williams. On Aug. 4, 1946, in Miami, Okla., she was united in marriage to Charles Lee, who preceded her in death on Oct. 12, 1995. Also preceding her in death were her parents and three sisters.

Survivors include: one son, Michael Lee and his wife, Terri, of Blue Springs; one daughter, Judith Dawn Lee, of Columbia; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

She received her education in Scholten. She attended beauty school in Miami, Okla., and then worked in a beauty salon with her sister. She was a member of the Church of Christ.

Funeral services were held Friday in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Don Deffenbaugh conducted the services. Burial was at Washburn Prairie Cemetery, Washburn.