ALBANY -- Mrs. Nell McElveen Lee, died Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at the Willson Hospice House.

Her service will be held today, Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 4:00 PM at Byne Memorial Baptist Church with interment in Crown Hill Cemetery. Dr. Matthew Nance will officiate. The family received friends Friday, November 23, 2012 from 7 to 9 PM at Kimbrell-Stern.

A native of Brooklet, GA, Mrs. Lee had lived in Albany since 1965. She retired from Ayers Corporation, a member of Byne Memorial Baptist Church, the Faith Sunday School Class and was an avid bowler.

She was preceded in death by her husband Leon S. Lee, Jr., daughter, Jan Lee Kruglak, granddaughter Kam Kruglak, a great-granddaughter Rosalee Brown, brothers, William McElveen, Virgil McElveen, Jack McElveen, Lee McElveen.

Survivors include daughter, Jackie Lee Cooper and husband Bill, Chula, GA, a son Leon S. "Sam" Lee, III and wife Kathy, Leesburg; a son-in-law, Don Kruglak, Warnerville, NY; grandchildren, Debbie Kruglak Walther and husband Eric, Chris Humphries and wife Misty, Pearl-Anne Lee Brown and husband Matt, Samantha Lee Helton and husband Ashley; 7 great grandchildren, brother, Charles E. McElveen, Screven, GA; sisters, Gloria Ellis, Brunswick, Laurie McLaughlin, Pensacola, FL.

Those desiring please make memorials to Living the Legacy c/o Byne Memorial Baptist Church, 2832 Ledo Rd, Albany, GA 31707 or Albany Community Hospice, 320 Foundation Lane, Albany, GA 31707.

Kimbrell-Stern Funeral Directors

Albany 229/883-4152