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Obituary for Alice Lee (Leighton)

Alice Lee (Leighton)
Alice Marie Lee, age 90 of Gainesboro, Tennessee passed from this life Sunday, March 11, 2018, at her home in Gainesboro.

She was born Friday, May 27, 1927, in Winthrop, Massuchetts to the late Harold G. and Annie G. (McAuliffe) Leighton.

She was a loving Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother, a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, and was part of the welcoming committee for the Pope when he came to Florida. She loved to travel and especially loved Tennessee.

Survivors include:

2 Daughters:
Pattie and Rick Ditewig of Wisconsin
Ann Marie and John Santiago of Ft. Lauderdale, FL

1 Daughter-in-law:
Susan Lee of Gainesboro, TN

13 Grandchildren

38 Great Grandchildren

3 Great Great Grandchildren

1 Sister:
Rita Kronheim

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband: Richard Lee, 2 Sons, Leighton and Gary Lee, 1 Daughter, Dixie Lee, and 3 Sisters.

A Funeral Mass for Ms. Lee will be held Saturday, March 17, 2018 beginning at 11:00 am at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church on Washington Avenue in Cookeville, with Father James Panackal officiating on Washington Avenue in Cookeville.

The family will receive friends at the church Saturday, March 17, from 10:00 am until the time of service at 11:00 am.
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