Zita Lee

Zita Helen Lee, 85, of Buckhannon, died Monday, March 3, 2014, in Mountain View Health Care Center in Clayton, Ga.

She was born May 12, 1928, in Buckhannon, a daughter of the late Law and Virgie Sloan Zickefoose.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband L. Keith Lee on June 27, 2011; one son, Kenney W. Lee; and four brothers.

She is survived by five sons, James L. Lee and wife, Donna, of Buckhannon, John H. Lee of Buckhannon, Robert K. Lee of Clayton, Ga,, Thomas W. Lee and wife, Mary Jane, of Statesville, N.C., and Max R. Lee and wife, Marsha, of Buckhannon; 12 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; one sister, Donna Boone; and three brothers, David, Arthur and Amal Zickefoose.

Friends will be received at Heavner & Cutright Funeral Chapel Thursday, March 6, from 5-8 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted Friday at 11 a.m. at Good Hope Tabernacle with Pastor Holly J. Hoover officiating. Interment will follow in Heaston Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at P.O, Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101-9908. Online condolences may be extended to the Lee family at www.heavnerandcutright.com. The Lee Family has entrusted the Heavner & Cutright Funeral Chapel with the funeral