Gladys Marie Lee

Gladys Marie Lee

E. Stefan Morris

Obituary for Gladys Marie Lee

Gladys Marie Lee

December 22, 1924
to
April 16, 2018

Gladys Marie Lee, 93 departed her life on April 16, 2018 in Independence, MO, was born December 22, 1924 to the union of Orvester Cunningham and Sally Sue Weathers in Ringgold, Louisiana. Her paternal grandfather and grandmother, her husband Willie James Lee, brothers JB Cole, John L. Cole, sister Magnolia Roy, nephews, Elbert Roy (Sput), Willie BLunt Jr. ( Cocomo), daughter Jackie Lee, son Bobby Osbey, granchildren Tasha Lee, Richard Osbey, Ted Cunningham Jr, Markus Lee, Michael Lee, and great grands Terrell Scott, KaVon Scott, Anthony Gray Jr. Kaden Hood, Emmanuel Espino all preceded her in death. Gladys lived most of her life in Ringgold, LA, Joplin, MO and finally Kansas City, MO. She received her education at Southside High School in Ringgold, LA. Gladys relocated to Kansas City where she met her husband Willie J. Lee. She worked at Research Medical Center, where she retired as a Home Health Nurse. Gladys accepted Jesus Christ as her Savior at St. Luke*s II in Ringgold, LA. She became a member of Good Hope Missionary Baptist Church in Kansas City under the leadership of Rev. James C. Jackson. She became a member of the Good Hope Baptist Church when she moved back to Kansas City, Mo. to live with her son Clifton Lee (Deidra). She leaves to cherish her memories, sister Jannie Coates of Kansas City, three sons; Ted Cunningham, of Leavenworth, KS. Clifton Lee(Deirdre), Billy Lee of Kansas City, four daughters; Jerrie Collins, Wilma Hood, Karen Randle(Harry), and Fawn Lee of Kansas City, Missouri. 27 grandchildren, 57 great grandchildren and 16 great great grandchildren, sister in law Mildred Cole of Minden, LA. and daughter in law Phyllis Osbey with a host of nieces, nephews, cousins other relatives and friends.

Memorial Celebration held Saturday, April 25, 2018 at Rescue Missionary Baptist Church 2901 Indiana Ave., Kansas City, MO 64128 Visitation 12 pm Celebration 1 pm Interment Lincoln Cemetery, Kansas City, MO

Visitation Details

Date and Time:

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 12:00 AM

Location:

Rescue Missionary Baptist Church

2901 Indiana Ave., Kansas City, MO 64128

Service Details

Date and Time:

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at
12:00 AM

Location:

Rescue Missionary Baptist Church

2901 Indiana Ave., Kansas City, MO 64128

Interment Details

Interment Type: Cemetery

Lincoln Cemetery

Kansas City, MO

Professional Services Entrusted to Elite Funeral Chapel 11525 Blue Ridge Blvd. Kansas City, MO. 64134. Tel: (816) 765-0141 Fax (816) 765-5500