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Ina Bess Lee Compton
Birth: Aug. 31, 1915
Mitchell County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 15, 1957
Colorado City
Mitchell County
Texas, USA


Funeral service for Mrs. Ina Bess Compton, 41, was conducted Thursday afternoon at 2:30 P.M. at the Fifth and Elm Street Church of Christ. Mrs. Compton died Tuesday about 7 P.M. in her home at 604 E. 17th. St. following a long illness.

Floyd J. Spivey, Church of Christ minister, officiated in final rites. Burial was in the Colorado City Cemetery under the direction of Kiker and Son Funeral Home.

Mrs. Compton was born August 31, 1915 in Loraine, Ina Bess Lee, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jim Lee, and was married to L. W. " Buddy" Compton September 19, 1936, in Sweetwater, Texas.

She was a member of the Church of Christ.

Survivors include her husband and four children, Mary Beth, Marsha Ellen, Clinton Edward, and Stephen Ray Compton all of Colorado City; four sisters, Gertha Davidson of Odessa, Lynette Slaughter and Ruth Turnbow of Eagle Pass, Texas, and Modelle Brookshire of Midland; four brothers, Olan Lee of Loraine, Aldin Lee of Roswell, New Mexico, Raymond Lee of Westbrook and Elvis Lee of Houston.

Pallbearers were Jess Davidson of Odessa, Terry Turnbow and Clyde Slaughter of Eagle Pass, L. D. Brookshire of Midland, Harvey Compton and R. C. Compton of Colorado City.
Family links: 
  James William Lee (1884 - 1945)
  Myrtle Annie Rone Lee (1885 - 1954)
  Leldon W "Buddy" Compton (1910 - 1993)*
  Marsha Ellen Compton Mann (1944 - 2013)*
  Stephen Ray Compton (1949 - 1997)*
  Olan Edward Lee (1909 - 1994)*
  Gertha Lucille Lee Davidson (1911 - 1967)*
  Mabel Lynette Lee Slaughter (1913 - 1992)*
  Ina Bess Lee Compton (1915 - 1957)
  Ruth Elizabeth Lee Turnbow (1917 - 1998)*
  James Aldin Lee (1918 - 1999)*
  Mary Edna Lee (1920 - 1920)*
  Viola Modelle Lee Brookshire (1921 - 2015)*
  Helen Irene Lee (1923 - 1926)*
*Calculated relationship
Colorado City Cemetery
Colorado City
Mitchell County
Texas, USA
Plot: C-26-02
Created by: Beth
Record added: Jun 03, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19697968
Ina Bess <i>Lee</i> Compton
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Ina Bess <i>Lee</i> Compton
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- Delma Dallefeld
 Added: Sep. 24, 2016
For your Birthday dear Lady. Rest in peace Ina.
- Barbara Hunnicutt Edwards
 Added: Aug. 31, 2016
Miss you Mama!
- Beth
 Added: Aug. 31, 2016
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