June 23, 1918 - January 13, 2013
MARY LEE KIMBROUGH Mary Lee Kimbrough, 94 of Purdin, passed away Sunday, January 13, 2013 at Morningside Center in Chillicothe, Missouri. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, January 19, 2013 at the Browning United Methodist Church with Pastor Sue Lambert officiating. Burial will follow at Morris Chapel Cemetery, rural Purdin. Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. until service time at the church on Saturday, January 19. Memorials in Mary's name may be made to Browning United Methodist Church or to Morris Chapel Cemetery and may be left at or mailed to Rhodes Funeral Home, 216 Linn Street, Brookfield, MO 64628. On-line condolences may be left at www.rhodesfh.com. Mary Lee was born June 23, 1918 in Purdin, the daughter of Grover and Susie Gilmer Garrett. She was united in marriage to L.M. "Babe" Kimbrough on August 17, 1938 in Linneus. She was a longtime member of the Browning United Methodist Church and Hope Circle. In her earlier years, she was also a member of the Browning Garden Club. She greatly enjoyed working in her flower and vegetable gardens and had won many awards in county, district wide and state wide. She was very particular about who and what was allowed in her gardens. Mary is survived by her son, George and his wife Patricia Kimbrough of Purdin, a son-in-law, Jerry Bennett of Browning, four grandchildren: James Kimbrough, Purdin, Rick Bennett, Browning, Vickie Wilkerson, Brookfield, and Debra Murphy, Pleasant Hill. Also surviving are nine great-grandchildren, seven great-great-grandchildren, three sisters: Lila Lorenze, Purdin, Carolee Peterson, Kennett Square, PA, and Doris Erskin, Kenosha, Wisconsin, several nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Babe Kimbrough, daughter, Barbara Bennett, great-granddaughter, Chastity Bennett, sisters: Vivian Shanks, Louise Hoover, Francis Thorne, and Ester Nichols.
MARY LEE KIMBROUGH Mary Lee Kimbrough, 94 of Purdin, passed away Sunday, January 13, 2013 at Morningside Center in Chillicothe, Missouri. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, January 19, 2013 at the Browning United Methodist... View Obituary & Service Information
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MARY LEE KIMBROUGH
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