Dorothy Lee


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Dorothy Lee Malone

Dec 28 1920 - Jul 31 2011

Dorothy Lee Malone, age 90 of Celina, Texas, passed away July 31, 2011 in McKinney, Texas. She was born December 28, 1920 to Everett and Birdie (Vandeventer) Combest in Milburn, Oklahoma. Dorothy married Orvil Lee Malone on April 21, 1940 in Celina, Texas. She was a member of the Cottage Hill Methodist Church in Celina, Texas. Dorothy is survived by her son, Jerry Malone and wife Betty of McKinney, Texas; grandsons, Matt Malone and wife Robin of McKinney, Texas, and Mark Malone of Celina, Texas; great-grandchildren, Madison Malone, Melody Malone, Grayson Malone, Luke Malone, and Hayes Malone; sisters, Fay Woods of McKinney, Texas and Avalon Harris of Garland, Texas; brothers, Marshall Combest of Pinesdale, Montana, Kenneth Combest of Garland, Texas, Doyle Combest of Dallas, Texas, and Dorman Combest of Sierra Vista, Arizona; sister-in-law, Anna Rae Phillips of McKinney, Texas and numerous other loving relatives and many friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, parents and sisters, Lorece Davis, Bernice Boals and Aline Kindle; brothers, Odell Combest and Donald Combest. Funeral service will be held Tuesday, August 2, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel, in Celina, Texas with Rev. Owen Campbell and Rev. Samantha Parson officiating. Interment will follow at the Cottage Hill Cemetery in Celina, Texas. The family will receive friends during a visitation on Monday evening beginning at 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
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