WHITSETT - Mrs. Viola Frances Boone Lee, 78, of 6492 Burlington Road, died Jan. 17, 2014, at Moses Cone Hospital.
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She was the wife of the late Mr. Joseph Lee, and daughter of Mr. Irving Pinnix and Mrs. Catherine Wilson Boone (stepfather, Mr. Emery Boone), all deceased. She enjoyed cooking. She was a member of Clapp's Chapel AME where she was a member of the choir in her youth. She loved to read the scriptures.
Survivors include stepsons, Ernest Lee (Yvonne) of Raleigh, Yusuf Lee (Darcel) of California and Derek Lee (Kim) of New Jersey; daughter, Tina Lee of New York, Violet Lee Hayward (Arthur) of Whitsett and Hope Lee of New York; a stepdaughter, Olivia Davis of Brooklyn; four grandchildren, Arthur III, Tejahna, Brandon, Joshua and Tiara; a host of nieces, nephews, friends and other relatives.
Public viewing will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, in the Mary A. Blackwell Chapel. At other times the family will receive friends at 6492 Burlington Road, Whitsett.
The funeral will be conducted Friday, Jan. 24 at 11:30 a.m. at Clapp's Chapel AME Church with the Rev. Clay Barrow delivering the eulogy. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be from 11 to 11:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 24.
Condolences may be posted at www.blackwellfuneral.com
Services are entrusted to Blackwell Funeral Home, Burlington.
BLACKWELL FUNERAL HOME
1292 RAUHUT ST. BURLINGTON, NC 27217
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