Dolores L. Lee, 92, passed away on July 25, 2017
Dolores L. Lee, 92, passed away on July25, 2017, at Lakepoint Assisted Living in El Dorado.
Memorial service, led by Rev. Steve Hysom, will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, at the Trinity United Methodist Church in El Dorado. Burial and graveside service led by Rev. Micki McCorkle, will be at 3 p.m. that day in the Highland Cemetery, Marion.
Dolores was born on March 21, 1925, in Marion, the daughter of Sidney Lionel and Ruth Clara (McCarty) Hobson. Dolores was a 1942 graduate of Marion High School. She worked for Southwestern Bell Telephone as an operator before marrying Marvin Lee on Nov. 22, 1951 in Marion. Dolores was a homemaker after marriage, raising the couple’s three children. She attended both Trinity United Methodist Church in El Dorado and Augusta United Methodist in Augusta, where she taught Sunday School for several years. Dolores was an avid bowler in El Dorado, bowling three times a week into her 80’s. She belonged to TOPS and KOPS and loved hummingbirds.
Her greatest joy was her family, which includes: her children, Terry (Lucy) Lee of Augusta, Debbie (Jeff) Dunagan and Cheri (Kelly) Bonnell, both of Wichita; grandchildren, Jami, Tina, Brent, Jason, Mike, Janelle, Kory, Chris and Amy; 14 great grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren; her sister Virginia (Arnold) Starkel of El Dorado.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Marvin; grandson; Dean; infant brother, Jason; and her companion boyfriend, Bud Bailey.
Memorial contributions in Dolores’ name may be directed to Trinity United Methodist Church or Heartland Hospice. Please sign her online guestbook and leave a memory of Dolores at www.carlsonkirbymorris.com.