Avalene (Mullins) Lee

May 16, 1940 ~ September 4, 2019 (age 79)


Avalene Lee, age 79, of Etna, Ohio, passed away on September 4, 2019 at her residence. Avalene was born May 16, 1940 to the late Hampton and Florence (Hale) Mullins in Martin, KY. Avalene will be remembered for her neverending compassion and love. She has always been a bright light for those who have needed direction and comfort. Avalene is survived by her son, Edwin (Tina) Lee; daughter, Amy (Harvey) Bickmeyer; grandchildren, Jacob, Brody, Parker; brothers, Jimmy Mullins and Jr. Mullins; and many more had referred to her as Mawmaw Abby. She was preceded in death by her loving husband; James Lee; daughter, Willia Gaylene Lee; son, James Lee Jr.; brothers, John Wes, Woodrow, Denver, Claude, Paul; sisters, Oma, Rose, Ola B, Bessie. A visitation will be held on Tuesday, September 10, 2019, from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the PFEIFER FUNERAL HOME, Reynoldsburg. A graveside service will follow on Wednesday, at 12:30 PM at Lee Family Cemetery in Piketon, Ohio with Brother David Lee officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Avalene’s memory to the Mount Carmel Hospice. Online condolences available at

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September 10, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Pfeifer Funeral Home
7915 East Main Street
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068

Graveside Service
September 11, 2019

12:30 PM
Lee Family Cemetery
2819 Loys Run Road
Piketon, OH 45661

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