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Dorothy Marie (Tabb) Lee

November 4, 1935 ~ January 1, 2024 (age 88) 88 Years Old
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Dorothy Lee Obituary

Dorothy Marie Tabb Lee was born November 4, 1935 in Mount Pleasant, Texas to Earl and Marie (Scott) Tabb. 

Dorothy, in her earlier years, was a member of the First Church of God in Christ, Mt. Pleasant.  She was a graduate of Booker T. Washington High School, Class of 1953, Mt. Pleasant, Texas.  Dorothy, fondly known as “Aunt Dot” met and married James Robert Lee in 1959.   After moving to Dallas, she became a member of Steven Temple Church of God in Christ, Dallas, Texas.  She loved to cook and while there she served on the Hospitality committee.  She also loved to shop and would walk the mall for hours doing so.  She enjoyed spending time with her nieces and nephews, whom she loved dearly.

She was preceded in death by her father and mother, her husband of 62 years before he passed in 2021, her sisters Ramona Tabb, Jimmie Helen Tabb Neal, Ruby Mae Gallon, her great niece La’Porsha Johnson, her special cousin Barbara Pennington.

Dorothy leaves to cherish her memories her sister Patricia Ann Williams of Mt. Pleasant, Texas; along with a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, numerous in-laws; special caregiver and niece Gretchen McCoo; her Steven Temple Church family; special friends Erma Jean Miller and Pauline Mauldin; and numerous other friends.

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Public Viewing
January 5, 2024

10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Tumey Mortuary
611 N. Gibson Avenue
Mt. Pleasant, TX 75455

Celebration of Life
January 6, 2024

11:00 AM
First Church
502 Lee Street
Mount Pleasant, Texas 75455

Interment following funeral service
January 6, 2024

Searcy Cemetery
South O' Tyson Avenue and School Street
Mt. Pleasant, Texas 75455

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