Archive for Sunday, April 1, 1990


April 1, 1990


Services for Cora Elnora Cleek, 74, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Rumsey Funeral Home. Burial will be in Underwood Cemetery at Williamstown.

Mrs. Cleek, who died Saturday at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, was born Sept. 11, 1915, at Paola.

She was married to William Lee, who died in 1975.

She had worked at the Sunflower Army Ammunition Plant near DeSoto before moving to the Lawrence area.

She and Lester Cleek were married July 3, 1978, in Lawrence. He survives of the home.

Other survivors include three sons, George William Lee, Mount Vernon, Ark., Paul David Lee, Lecompton, and Donnie D. Lee, Pine Bluff, Neb.; three daughters, Betty L. Cannon, Lawrence, Martha F. Lee, Lawrence, and Billie D. Greer, Kansas City, Kan.; 25 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren.

Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday at the Rumsey Funeral Home, where the family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday.

The family suggests memorials to the Cora Cleek Memorial Fund or the charity of the donor's choice in care of the funeral home.

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