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Dorothy Jean Kirk Lee

April 21, 2022

Dorothy Jean Kirk Lee of Oak Grove, Texas passed away Tuesday, April 19, 2022 at a Denison, Texas care facility. She was 90.
Dorothy was born September 1, 1931 in Oak Grove, Texas to E.L. and Lucille Young Kirk. She was a retired teacher and a member of the Texas Retired Teachers Association. Dorothy was a member of First United Methodist Church in De Kalb, Texas.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Billy James Lee; one sister, Mary Ann Tucker; and multiple sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law.
She is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Beja and Rob Mlinarich of Pottsboro, Texas; one son and daughter-in-law, Kirk and Amy Lee of Bryan, Texas; one brother, Dan Kirk of Hawkins, Texas; one sister, Helen Webb of Guthrie, Oklahoma; four grandchildren, James Robert Elrod of Rockwall, Texas, Paul Michael Elrod of Oak Grove, Texas, Hayden Telford Lee of Dallas, Texas, and Hanna Kathryn Lee of Bryan, Texas; six great grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends.
Services will be 2:00 P.M. Saturday, April 23, 2022 at Bates Family Funeral Home in De Kalb, Texas with Robby Bates officiating.
Visitation will be held 1:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. Saturday, April 23, 2022 at Bates Family Funeral Home in De Kalb, Texas.
Memorials may be made to De Kalb First United Methodist Church, 210 W. Austin St., De Kalb, TX 75559.
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