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 Margaret Elizabeth <I>Crout</I> Lee

Margaret Elizabeth Crout Lee

West Columbia, Lexington County, South Carolina, USA
Death 1 Mar 2010 (aged 83)
Burial West Columbia, Lexington County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 100143686 · View Source
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Obituary in The State, Columbia, SC, 5 Mar 2010: West Columbia - Funeral service for Margaret Elizabeth Crout Lee, 83, will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 7, 2010, at Central Church of the Nazarene in West Columbia, officiated by Dr. James Thrower and the Rev. Harry Widener. Burial will follow in Southland Memorial Gardens. Serving as pallbearers will be William "Buddy" Bryant, Perry Hobgood, Harold Hott, James Mabe, Eugene Scott and James Shirey. The family will receive friends from 4 until 6 p.m. Saturday, March 6, 2010, at Thompson Funeral Home, 200 State Street, West Columbia, SC. Memorials may be made to Central Church of the Nazarene, 100 S. Woodside Pkwy., West Columbia, SC 29170. Mrs. Lee, widow of John S. Lee Jr., died Monday, March 1, 2010, at Presbyterian Home in Lexington. Born April 13, 1926, in West Columbia, SC, she was a daughter of the late Jared Jason Crout and Maggie Derrick Crout Corley. Mrs. Lee graduated from Brookland-Cayce High School. She worked for Fruit of the Loom in Lexington and retired as office manager following 35 years of service. Mrs. Lee was an active member of Central Church of the Nazarene in West Columbia for more than 61 years. She served as pianist and organist for 60 years, and was church secretary and treasurer. Mrs. Lee was the last surviving charter member of Central Church. Mrs. Lee is survived by a son, John Madison Lee of Kent, OH; two daughters, Sharon Lee Jeffcoat (Brent) of Charlotte, NC, and Rebecca Lee Nates (John) of Columbia, SC; three grandchildren, Robin Lorenzen of Atlanta, GA, Julie Ginn of Celebration, FL, John M. Nates, of Columbia, SC and four great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, John S. Lee Jr.; an infant son, Mark Edward Lee; two brothers, Eugene and Herman Crout, and two sisters, Orene Hall and Evelyn Hudson Ouzts. Mrs. Lee's family would like to express their appreciation to her caregivers, Ollie Lindsey, Geneva James and Mary Ann Myers.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Margaret Elizabeth Crout Lee (13 Apr 1926–1 Mar 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100143686, citing Southland Memorial Gardens, West Columbia, Lexington County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Nancy Ziemba Gleaton (contributor 47276959) .