|Lena M. Sallee, 92, passed away 5-26-2009 at Mt. Vernon Place Care Center, Mt. Vernon, Mo. Lena was born 11-14, 1916 at Toledo, Mo.||She was united in marriage to James (Jim) Sallee on December 8, 1934. They were blessed to be together over 74 years.|
Lena is survived by her husband, Jim of Mt. Vernon, Mo., two children, Carl Sallee and wife, Beth, Mt. Vernon, Sally Knight and Larry VanderMarkt, Eagle Rock, Mo., four grandchildren, Tom Sallee, Sharon Miller both of Mt. Vernon, Randall Prock, Monett, and Andela Wilson, Springfield, Mo. Also surviving are 11 great grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service for Lena was Friday, May 29, 2009 at 2 p.m. at the Thornfield Chapel, Thornfield, Mo. Memorials may be made to the Thornfield
Cemetery or to American Cancer Society. For condolences you can go on line at www.clinkingbeardfuneralhome.com.