Edith Eason Lee, 82, passed away Thursday. Funeral service will be held 3:00 pm Saturday at McLaurin Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Steve Roy officiating. Burial will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Gardens.
She is survived by her sisters, Letha Parrish, Gay Childers, Betty Hill and her husband William, Teresa Shrum, special niece, Susan Batten and her husband, Truitt Bell, special nephew, Ricky Batten and his wife Faye and many other nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Lee was preceded in death by her husband, John H. Lee, brother, Grady Eason, sister, Patsy Barefoot and her parents Mr. and Mrs. Alvester Eason. The family will receive friends Saturday one hour prior to the service from 2:00 – 3:00 pm at McLaurin Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: Fuel the Mission c/o Hocutt Baptist Church, 314 W. Horne St., Clayton, NC 27520. Online condolences may be made to the Lee family at www.mclaurinatpincrest.com. Arrangements are with McLaurin Funeral Home.