Lois Lee

Obituary of Lois Murphree Lee

Lois Murphree Lee, 97, of Chattanooga, passed away on Sunday, February 9, 2020. Mrs. Lee was born in Birmingham, AL and lived the majority of her life in Chattanooga, TN. She was a member of the St. Elmo Church of Christ. She and her husband Jim owned and operated Lee Pharmacy on Broad St. She was proceeded in death by her husband of 69 years, James T. Lee, her parents, James Edwin Murphree and Frances (Lottie) Charlotte Browning Murphree and her sister Evelyn Murphree Lindsay. Surviving are her sister Jimsy Hanket of Washington, DC, Nephews, Jimmy (Carole) Smith, Jim (Mary Helen) Wood, Arthur (Stephanie) Hanket; nieces, Mary Hood, Susan (Sam) Brandt; several great nieces and nephews and several great-great nieces and nephews. Visitation will be from 11AM to 1PM on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at the funeral home. Funeral services will follow at 1PM on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at funeral home with Larry Smith and minister John Cupp officiating. Pall bearers are: Henri Tenthorey, Matthew Wood, Ethan Wood, Ken Hood, David Hood and Joseph Smith. Burial will follow at Forest Hills Cemetery Memorial donations may be made to: Boyd-Buchanan School (4650 Buccaneer Trail, Chattanooga, TN 37411) or Martin-Boyd Christian Home, (6845 Standifer Gap Rd., Chattanooga, TN 37421 or to Hospice of Chattanooga, (4411 Oakwood Drive, Chattanooga, TN 37416). Arrangements are by Wann Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 4000 Tennessee Avenue, Chattanooga, TN 37409. Telephone (423) 821-7551 Please share your memories, stories and photos at www.wannfuneralhome.com.
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Tuesday
11
February

Visitation

11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Wann Funeral Home and Cremation Center
400 Tennessee Ave.
Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
423-821-7551
Tuesday
11
February

Funeral Services

1:00 pm
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Wann Funeral Home and Cremation Center
400 Tennessee Ave.
Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
423-821-7551

Forest Hills Cemetery
4016 Tennessee Ave.
Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
423-821-4161
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