June 10, 1935 - December 26, 2020
Mrs. Audrey Mae Lee-Harper was born on June 10,1935 in Florence, MS to the last Hoxie Lee and Cordelia Lee. She was the third of ten children. God called her home December 26, 2020. She accepted Christ as Lord and savior at an early age and was a dedicated member of Spring Hill M.B. Church, where she was a faithful member of the choir until her health failed. She received her education from Brown Hill and New Hope School after she worked at King Edwards and Edison Walthall hotel in Housekeeping for several years. Audrey was a homemaker and some of the things she enjoyed was gardening, cooking, going out to eat, shopping and getting her hair fixed. Most of all Audrey loved taking care of her family. On October 31, 1965 she was united in holy matrimony to her sweetheart Emmitt Harper, Jr and to union six children were born which two preceded her in death: Margie Brown-Banks and Rick Brown. She leaves to cherish her most precious memories; a devoted husband; Emitt Harper, Jr with fifty five years of loving marriage bliss, four children; Henry Brown, Fernandis Brown, Lois Stamps and Aretha Thomas all of Florence, MS, she was also a loving grandmother to eight grandchildren; Terrelle and Jerelle Brown of Chicago Illinois, Tassica Stamps of Pearl, MS, Jamarius Thomas of Brandon, MS, Tyson and Tylan Body of Florence, MS, Charles "Trey" Banks of Clinton, MS, Calvonte Thomas of Florence, MS; two great grandchildren Janaiah Jones and Raygen Pirtle of Pearl, MS, Four siblings; Katie Eater of Lansing Illinois, Shellie Lee of Chicago, Illinois, Pearl Lee of Florence, MS, John Lee (Joan) of Chicago Illinois which five sibling preceded her in death; Louis, Carey, James, Robert and Joe Henry; one special God brother; Charlie Mays of Richland, MS, one special cousin/sister in law; Evelyn Harper of Florence, MS; three special sister in laws; Velma Easter Davis of Chicago, Illinois, Katie Harper of Jackson, MS, Hazel Lee of Florence, MS, one special son in law; Charles Banks of Clinton, MS, and also a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, family and friends.
Mrs. Audrey Mae Lee-Harper was born on June 10,1935 in Florence, MS to the last Hoxie Lee and Cordelia Lee. She was the third of ten children. God called her home December 26, 2020. She accepted Christ as Lord and savior at an early age and... View Obituary & Service Information
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