Alice Lee

Alice Lee gained her heavenly wings on Tuesday, February 6, 2018, surrounded by her loving family.  She was born on April 18, 1918, in Lawrence County to Denson Lee and Fannie Morris Deavers. 

She would have celebrated her 100 birthday this year. She loved the Lord, her family, her church, and her many friends.  

She is survived by her son, Brother Roger Lee (Neal); many beloved brothers and sisters; grandchildren, Glenda Lee, Earl Lee, Charles Lee, Giles Meacham; great-grandchildren, Zeb Lee, Max Lee, Ollie Lee, Zach Strickland, Brittany Strickland, Kalyn Strickland, Abbie Lee, Lindsey Lee, Haydn Lee, Waylon Meacham, Nolan Meacham, Joel Ates, Will Ates, Peyton Meacham, Allie meacham, Kaylee Meacham; great-great-grandchildren, Mason Lee, Max Lee, Kimber Lee Crane; and step-great-grandchild, Tyler Colten Rushing.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Ollie Lee; daughter, Betty Lou Lee Meacham, and grandsons, Ronnie Lee and Darryl Meacham.

Visitation for friends will be held on Thursday, February 8, 2018, at Tutor Funeral Home in Mendenhall, MS from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.  Services will be on Friday, February 9, at 10:00 a.m. in the Tutor Funeral Home Chapel with interment following in Strong River Cemetery. 

Arrangements are entrusted to Tutor Funeral Home of Mendenhall.


Area high schools have chosen their top graduates for special honors at graduation ceremonies across the county this month.  They will be recognized and speak to audiences at those ceremonies.