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Bertha Ratcliff Lee

Illinois, USA
Death 17 May 1971 (aged 86)
Blytheville, Mississippi County, Arkansas, USA
Burial Blytheville, Mississippi County, Arkansas, USA
Memorial ID 55558658 · View Source
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Published in Blytheville Courier News
Blytheville, Arkansas
Tuesday, May 18, 1971

Mrs. Bertha Lee, 86, widow of S. P. Lee, died yesterday in Chickasawaba Hospital.

Born in Illinois, she had moved to Blytheville 70 years ago. She was a member of the First Baptist Church.

She is survived by four daughters, Miss Jewel Lee and Miss Pearl Lee, both of Blytheville, Mrs. Georgia Walls of Memphis and Mrs. Mino F. Dover of Harrison, Ark.; one son, S. P. Lee Jr. of Memphis; two brothers, John R. Ratcliff and Ernest Ratcliff, both of Memphis; one sister, Mrs. Vena Cowan of Harrison; 7 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.

Services will be a 2 p.m. tomorrow in the First Baptist Church, Rev. Alvis Carpenter officiating. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery by Cobb Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Frank Huffman, J. P. Friend, Vernon Boyd, Murray Smark, John Tyrone and Charles Ray Newcomb.

w/o Simon Peter Lee

Jewel Lee
Pearl Lee
Georgia Lee
Anna Lee
Simon Peter Lee Jr.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 55558658
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bertha Ratcliff Lee (4 Feb 1885–17 May 1971), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55558658, citing Elmwood Cemetery, Blytheville, Mississippi County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Mary Jo (contributor 46904966) .