Born Tuesday, March 1, 1938 in Calloway County, she was the daughter of the late William Obed Darnell and the late Bessie Nix (Holland) Darnell. She was the wife of Paul Jerry Lee of Murray, KY.
She was retired as a supervisor from Fisher-Price Toys and was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Murray.
She is also survived by her daughter, Angie Lee-Morris, one grandson, Adario Mercadante of Murray.
She was predeceased by her parents; her brothers, Wayne Darnell, James Lee Darnell and William Raymond Darnell.
A private family graveside service will be held at Murray City Cemetery, Rev. Bob Seywell officiating.
A Celebration of life Service will be held at a later date for all family and friends.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Murray-Calloway County Hospice, 803 Poplar St., Murray KY 42071, the Murray Animal Shelter, 81 Shelter Dr., Murray, KY 42071 or to the First United Methodist Church of Murray, 503 Maple St., Murray, KY 42071.