Yolanda Jimenez Lee, 76, of Porter, formerly of Big Spring died Thursday, May 14, 2015, in Conroe. Vigil services were at 7 p.m. Sunday at Myers & Smith Chapel. Funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with burial at Mt. Olive Memorial Park.|
Yolanda was born June 9, 1938, in Uvalde, Texas to Candelaria and Rodolfo Jimenez. She grew up in Big Spring. Yolanda married John Lee on Oct. 29, 1956. She lived most of her adult life in Big Spring, moving to Porter in 2014. Yolanda was a homemaker, but also worked a number of years at Wall's Industries. She loved dancing, bingo, and the casino. Yolanda was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church.
She is survived by two daughters, Cynthia Bertrand and her husband Isaac of Porter and Angie Barrandey and her husband Raymond of Midland; one son Larry Lee and his wife Brittany of Colorado City; four sisters, Alice Gonzales and Candy Nunez both of Denver, Colo., Frances Ybarra and Felica Vara both of Uvalde; two brothers. Jr. Jimenez and Manuel Jimenez, both of Big Spring; four grandchildren, Hope Sivalingam, Christina Nickerson, Cassaundra Nickerson and Lindsey Kay Lee; nine great-grandchildren, Taylor Lee, Brison Lee, Braden Lee, Hayden Kirkland, Vandon Sivalingam, Heidi Hutchins, Harper Hutchins, Johnny Ray Lee and Carley Armstrong; 28 nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one daughter Linda Kay Lee Pike, and one sister Margie DeLeon.
Pallbearers will be Ray Marquez, Rudy Jimenez, Ralph Jimenez, Brian Porras, Raymond Barrandey and Tom Nickerson.
Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com
Published in Big Spring Herald on May 18, 2015