Mary Ruth


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Mary Ruth Lee

Nov 21 1911 - Jun 19 2005

Mrs. Mary Ruth Haynie Lee of McKinney entered life eternal on June 19, 2005 at the age of 93. She was born on November 21, 1911 in Auburn, Georgia, and was the daughter of Algin and Allie Haynie. She had been a resident of McKinney since 1949. A life-long Methodist, she was a long time member of the First United Methodist Church of McKinney. An avid reader, she will be remembered as someone who had a keen interest in learning all she could about the world and its inhabitants. The family is grateful that our Lord allowed her to live such a long and productive life. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Don & Patsy Lee of Dallas; her daughter and son-in-law, Peggy and Jack Evans of McKinney; five grandchildren, Jennifer Lee Gross and husband, Jeff, David Evans and wife, Lori, Pete Evans and wife, Tracie, Beth Smith and husband, Travis, and Susan Blakey and husband, Bob; nine great-grandchildren, Michael, Sophia, and Madeline Gross, Jack Evans, Hope Evans, Lewis Whitsell, Katy Blakey, and Allie and Jackson Smith; sister-in-in-law, Lavonia Haynie of Buford, Georgia; and a number of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, David Lee, in 1985; by 2 sisters and 4 brothers; and by her granddaughter, Melinda Lee. The funeral service will be held at 10:00 AM, Wednesday, June 22, 2005 at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel, Reverend Jim Palmer presiding. Interment will follow at Ridgeview Memorial Park. Friends will be received by the family at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home from 7:00 PM until 9:00 PM on Tuesday June 21, 2005. Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church, 315 N. Church, McKinney, TX 75069.
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