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Rose & Graham Funeral Home, Benson
Sunday July 19th, 2020
12:00pm - 5:00pm

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Monday July 20th, 2020
11:00am

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Margaret Morgan Lee

Four Oaks, NC:  Mrs. Margaret Morgan Lee, age 90, passed away on Friday, July 17, 2020 at her residence surrounded by her loving family.  Graveside Services will be held at 11:00AM on Monday, July 20, 2020 at the Allen Family Cemetery near Allen’s Crossroads on Juniper Church Road, Four Oaks, NC. Revs. Scott Johnson and Michael Whitley will officiate.              Mrs. Lee was born on January 3, 1930 in Johnston County to the late Carson and Ida Frances Lee Morgan. She was preceded in death by her husband, Telpher M. Lee; brothers, James Arvis “Jim” Morgan and Jesse Curtis Morgan. She was a 1948 graduate of Meadow High School. Mrs. Lee worked as a telephone operator, in textiles and floral design. After retirement  she continued to work part-time as a home healthcare provider until the age of 87 .  Mrs. Lee was a member of Stone’s Creek Advent Christian Church and loved spending time at Carolina Beach.  She enjoyed  working in her vegetable and flower gardens,  spending time with her pets and watching her hummingbirds.   Granny Lee had a special place in her heart for her granddaughter, Peyton. Surviving include her children, Don Morgan Lee of Wilmington, Richard Allen Lee and wife, Lisa of Clayton; granddaughter, Peyton Lee; sister, Marlene Creech of Raleigh; companion for over 50 years, Hubert Owen McLamb of Benson; several nieces and nephews. Mrs. Lee will lie in state from 12:00 Noon to 5:00PM at Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Benson on Sunday, July 19, 2020. The family will not be present during this time. 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. Arrangements by Rose and Graham Funeral Home in Benson, NC.

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A beautiful person is never forgotten nor the memories made with them. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.Brad and Jenny Weaver Lopp

Jenny Lopp Jul 21 2020 12:00 AM

Miss Margaret was such a sweet person. A beautiful lady inside and out. I enjoyed the opportunities I had to chat with her. I am so sad for your loss.

Ann (Lee) Dean Jul 20 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear that your mama has passed. I always remember seeing her with Aunt Ida. They both were always so sweet and kind. Margaret always ask about my parents and tried to keep in touch. I wish I had heard sooner and I would have gone by to see her. My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. Sincerely,Karen Lee Parker

Karen Lee Parker Jul 19 2020 12:00 AM

Margaret was such a beautiful lady and I know she will be missed. Prayers for the family.

Dura Faye Barbour Calcote Jul 19 2020 12:00 AM

I worked with Margaret in Benson for a few years and she was the best supervisor and friend I ever had!! She was truly beautiful inside and out! A real angel that will surly be missed! Love and prayers to all of her family!

Helen Strickland Jul 19 2020 12:00 AM

Margaret came to work with me at Carolina Pottery as a designer.Customers stood in line to get her beautiful red bows. Such a very sweet lady that touched my heart. With loving memories of my dearfriend. RIP Margaret til we meet again. Love you Debbie Hale

Debbie Hale Jul 19 2020 12:00 AM

Wonderful person, loved by all that knew her. Praying for the family.

J D Adams Jul 19 2020 12:00 AM

An angel she truly was. In our hearts and prayers.

Johnny Mac & Gail McLamb Jul 18 2020 12:00 AM

I will always remember how beautiful, kind and strong Margaret was. Special love to her sons and sister.

vicki lee richard newton Jul 18 2020 12:00 AM

I worked with Margaret in Clayton for a few years. She was a very good friend. Have known her many years. She will be missed by many.

Dorothy Johnson Fann Jul 18 2020 12:00 AM

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