McMinnville resident and Warren County native Donnie Lee Mason, 82, was born July 7, 1931 and died Nov. 2 at her residence following an extended illness.
A homemaker and member of the Church of Christ, she was the daughter of the late Amon and Wavie Marie Priest McCormick. She was married to Franklin D. Mason, who preceded her in death Jan. 16, 2008. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by six brothers, Chuck, Marvin, June, Roy, Yuvon and Harvey McCormick.
Mrs. Mason is survived by three children and their spouses, Carol Lee Crouch of Smartt and Peggy and Michael Woods, and Walter and Roxann Blair, all of McMinnville; six grandchildren, James (Jeanette) Crouch of Smartt, Michael E. Woods Jr., Leisha C. Hillis, Stephanie Lee Ann (Tony) Fults and Jessica Mae Linares, all of McMinnville and Shannon RayE (Wade) Bellflower of Hampton, Va.; ten great-grandchildren; brother, Luther McCormick of McMinnville; four sisters, Melvie Blair, Linda Faye Holder Carolyn Sue Goforth and Nova Ann Blair all of McMinnville; two stepsons, Kenny Mason and Dwight Mason, both of Quebeck, and stepdaughter, Kathy Mason Eaton of Collierville.
Funeral service was held Monday in High’s Chapel with Tyree Smith officiating. Burial followed at Jericho Cemetery in White County.
High Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Nov. 6, 2013