Mary Alice Lee, age 85, of Samsula, died Saturday, June 9 at Florida Hospital New Smyrna. A native and lifetime resident of New Smyrna Beach, Mrs. Lee was a homemaker. She and her husband, Pastor Hal C. Lee co-founded Glencoe Baptist Church of New Smyrna Beach.
Survivors include a daughter Joy (John) Deibler of Grand View, Tennessee; 2 sons, Hal Clifford Lee, Jr. Of Deltona, and Daniel (Linda) Lee of Samsula; 4 brothers, J. Boyd DeLoach of New Smyrna Beach, Bobby (Jane) DeLoach of Edgewater, Jimmy DeLoach of Leader, Minnesota, and Buddy (Dolly) DeLoach of Lewisville, North Carolina; a sister, Sarah Williams of Edgewater; 7 grandchildren, Jason Deibler, Michelle Deibler Henderson, Toni Payne, Mary Ruth Jamison, Jennifer Lee Denby, Bruce Lee, Matthew Lee; and 21 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Hal Clifford Lee, Sr., and grandson, Bubba Lee.
Funeral service will be 7:00 p.m. Saturday, June 16, at Settle-Wilder Chapel, with the Reverend Mark Davis officiating. The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. Saturday until service time.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggest donations to The Gideons, P.O. Box 97251, Washington, DC 20090.