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“Such a wonderful woman. She practically raised me. I spent most of my childhood at this lady's house. Ill never forget her. ”
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“Rest in peace my friend. You were a great person and friend to my sister... She will truly miss you. ”
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POWDERLY- Shirley Laverne Lee, 77, of Powderly went to her heavenly home Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 9:30 PM at Riverside Care and Rehabilitation Center in Calhoun. Ms. Lee was born in Muhlenberg County on February 28, 1939. She was a homemaker and a member of New Life Church. Ms. Lee is preceded in death by her parents, Gilbert and Virginia Lee; sisters, Nelda Daugherty, Doris Lee, and Emogene Lee.

Survivors include her daughter, Donna Iannitello of Owensboro; son, David O'Hara of Owensboro; grandchildren, Justin Melton, Ashley Melton, Kelsey Melton, Bethany Mayfield, Jameson Mayfield; great grandchildren, Gracelynn Melton, Tanner Melton, Kortland Quarles; brother, Dennis Jewell (Lorene) Lee of Benton, KY; many nieces and nephews and loving friends.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 11:00 AM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City with Rev. Earl Hocker officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Gardens in Powderly. Visitation will be Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 5:30 PM at the funeral home. Online condolences can be made at