Services for Mrs. Bettie Elizabeth Lee, 92, Tillman County resident since 1922, were to be held at 2:30 p.m. today (Tuesday) with Rev. John Alexander officiating.

Mrs. Lee died at 6 p.m. Sunday at Pioneer Manor after a prolonged illness.

She came to Randlett from Roanoke, Tex. in 1902, and to Tipton in 1922. She moved to Frederick in 1946.

She was born Feb. 9, 1882, at Roanoke, Tex., the daughter of L. E. and Lena (Peterson) Olson; and was married at Justin, Tex., in December of 1901, to Jesse Franklin Lee. Her husband preceded her in death in 1937.

Mrs. Lee was a member of the Tipton United Methodist Church.

Survivors include a son, O. Z. Lee, Wichita Falls, Tex.; daughter-in-law, Mrs. Jud Lee, Frederick; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; niece, Mrs. Tom Gree, Henrietta, Tex., and other nieces and nephews.

From Frederick Leader
May, 1974

NOTE: She died 19 May 1974.

Submitted by Susan Sharp Lee on April 5, 2001.