Benson, NC: Mrs Laura Hope Hartley Lee, age 88, of 9825 NC HWY 96 South, passed away on Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice in Wilmington,NC. Graveside Services will be 3:00PM, Saturday, December 12,2020 at The Monroe-Lee Family Cemetery in Meadow. Officiating will be Rev. Thomas Collings.
Mrs Lee was born December 5, 1932 in Harnett County to the late Fernie and Thelma West Hartley. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lisbon “ LIB “ Hudson Lee, infant daughter, and her brother, Bob Hartley. Mrs Lee retired from CP&L in Raleigh and also farmed along side her husband and like him, was a firm believer in leaving the land as good or better than they received it. She loved the Lord and her church family. She was a member of Trinity Baptist Church in Meadow for over 60 years, teaching Sunday school for over 40 years.
Surviving include many loving nieces, nephews and cousins.
The family will receive friends immediately following the graveside service.
Flowers are welcomed, however memorials may be made to Trinity Baptist Church, c/o Jean Dale Lee, 8515 Meadowbrook Road, Benson, NC 27504 or to the Meadow Fire Department, 7409 NC HWY 50 South, Benson, NC27504.
In accordance with NC-COVID19 guidelines, the funeral home suggests practicing social distancing guidelines and the three W’s: wait, wash, and wear a face covering. Masks are required for all services.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.roseandgraham.com.
Arrangements by Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Benson, NC.