Lillie May


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Lillie May Deel

Feb 26 1912 - Sep 26 2008

Lillie May Deel, 96 year old Leonard resident, passed away September 26, 2008. Mrs. Deel was a café operator for many years and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Leonard. She is survived by her sons; Billy Deel of Baird, Texas and Kenneth Deel of Leonard, Texas; sister, Bertha Morgan of Booneville, Arkansas; fifteen grandchildren; thirty-eight great-grandchildren; thirteen great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ellis O. Deel, two sons, Herman Deel and John Morrell Deel, and daughter, Geneva Holland. Funeral services for Lillie will be held at 2:00 P.M., Sunday, September 28, 2008, at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home in Leonard, Texas with Charles Wrenn officiating. Interment will follow at East Shady Grove Cemetery. The family will receive friends during a visitation from 7:00 – 9:00 P.M. Saturday evening at the funeral home.
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