Marshallville, GA – Carolyn Lee, 82, died on Thursday, November 28, 2019. Carolyn was born in Elizabethtown, Illinois, on February 6, 1937, to the late Jesse M. and Alberta Ginger Young.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Earl Lee; her son, Lyle W. Lee; and her brother, Troy Leon Young.
Carolyn is survived by her children, Lazette Bretthorst (Danny) of Marshallville; daughter-in-law, Florence Lee (Steve) of Boise, Idaho; grandchildren, Aaron Lee (Marie) of Murrell’s Inlet, South Carolina, Justin Bretthorst (Kaylen) of Savannah, Georgia, and Katieladene Bretthorst of Stockbridge, Georgia; great-grandchildren, Audrey and Sydney Lee; brother, Martin Young (Edwina) of Idaho Falls, Idaho and Gary Young of Marion, Illinois; sister, Clara Ann Frailey (George) of Upland, California; sister-in-law, Jennifer Young of Marion, Illinois; and several adoring nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 18, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. at Zion United Church of Christ 930 W Cherry St., in Marion, IL. A visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. until service time that day. Burial will be in Fluorine Cemetery, Rosiclare, IL. In addition, a Sunset Service will be held at the Summer House at the Rose Hotel in Elizabethtown, IL at 8:00 p.m. that evening where Carolyn’s ashes will be spread over the Ohio River.