Nell Lee

Published 12:04 pm Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Funeral services were held Sunday, March 19, 2017, at Saulters Moore Chapel for Ms. Wilma Nell Lee, 93, of New Hebron who died March 17, 2017, at her residence.  Burial followed at Whitesand Cemetery.

Rev. Charles Burnham officiated. Pallbearers were: David Lee, Wes Daughdrill, Glynn Griffith, Wayne Bass, Lance Garner and John Slater. Saulters Moore Funeral Home of Prentiss handled all arrangements.

Ms. Lee was born March 3, 1924, in Jefferson Davis County. She was the daughter of Claude R. Lee and Harriet Magee Lee. She retired as the office manager for Jefferson Davis County Health Department after 46 years there. She was a member of Whitesand Baptist Church and taught Sunday school for the children there many years.

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She is survived by her caretaker of 21 years, Sybil Butler; two nieces, five nephews and a number of great nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers and three sisters.

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