LEBANON -- Funeral services were held Wednesday morning, Nov. 25, at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon for Mrs. Dorothy Evans Lee, 83, of Lebanon. Born in England, Arkansas, she passed away November 23, 2009.
Mrs. Lee attended Tennessee College for Women where she was a member of the Wandering Minstrels and served as the president of her Sophomore Class. She also attended Cumberland University until her marriage in 1947. Mrs. Lee was Secretary to the Dean of Admissions at Cumberland for 20 years.
She was a member of West Haven Baptist Church and former member of First Baptist Church.
Services were conducted by Dr. Jonathan Richerson. Interment followed in Wilson County Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include sons: Robert Evans (Lucy) Lee and John Mark Lee of Lebanon; grandchildren: Susan (Greg) Bennett of Ft. Myers FL, Rebecca (Scott) Walker of Lebanon, David Lee, Michael Lee and Robert Lee -- all of Lebanon; and sister Marjorie Mann of Nacogdoches, TX.
She is preceded in death by her parents Rev. Fred T. and Stella Evans, husband Robert Ewell Lee and son David Allen Lee.
Active pallbearers include: David Lee, Michael Lee, Robert Lee, Scott Walker, Jimmy Harper, Greg Bennett, Elmer Richerson. Honorary pallbearers include: members of the Joy Sunday School Class of West Haven Baptist Church, The Donnell Class of First Baptist Church, friends and neighbors of Summer Place Community and Attorneys and Staff of Lee and Lee Attorneys at Law.
Memorials may be made to West Haven Baptist Church Building Fund.
Sellars Funeral Home, 313 W. Baddour Pkwy, Lebanon, was in charge of arrangements.