USAO News Bureau

LEE, Carolyn L. (Littles)

Saturday, September 1, 2007

Carolyn Lenora (Littles) Lee was born July 17, 1944 in Chickasha, Oklahoma to the parentage of Kelly and Ollie Littles. Following a long illness Carolyn died peacefully in September 1, 2007 in Detroit, Michigan. Carolyn grew up in Chickasha, Oklahoma; she received her early education from Lincoln School and was a member of the New Hope Baptist Church. Along with being a good student she played Junior High basketball. Carolyn was a graduate of Chickasha High School, class of 1962, where she played trombone in the marching band. CarolynÆs passion was baton twirling.

Her love and talent for twirling led to her winning a superior rating in the Tri-State competition. She attended Oklahoma College for Women (USAO). Carolyn married Norman Lee and they made their home in Detroit, Michigan. She was retired from Michigan Bell Telephone Company.

She is preceded in death by father, Kelly Littles, and brother, Donald. She is survived by her mother, Ollie Littles, Oklahoma City; three children, Ronald Lee, Wendy Coleman, and James Erick Lee; four grandchildren, DeMario, Jabriel, Corey and Ronald Jr., All residing in Detroit, Michigan. Others left to grieve her passing are four sisters, A. Doris Newhouse, Dallas, TX; Jennifer Graham (James) of Oklahoma City, OK; Phyillis Littles, Seattle, WA; Arlene Hargis (Chip), Seattle, WA; and one brother, Mark Littles of Oklahoma City. Service will be held September 12, 2007, at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of Temple and Son Funeral Directors. Burial will follow at Fairlawn Cemetery in Chickasha, Oklahoma.