Loretta Lee East
On May 5, 1960, Loretta Lee was born to Lester (deceased) and Eula Mae Lee in Hillister, TX. She received her primary education in the public school system of Woodville, TX and graduated from Kirby High School with the class of 1978. She later attended College of The Mainland in La Marque, TX where she received her Associate’s Degree in Nursing, becoming a Registered Nurse. Loretta retired from UTMB.
As a young lady she accepted Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior. Loretta was united with the love of her life, Leo East for 31 years and from this union produced a daughter, Annie Lois and four grandchildren, Keyshawn, Khalia, Keaira and Kai.
Loretta leaves precious memories with her mother, Eula Mae Lee; two devoted sisters, Eula V. Lee and Ola Mae Evans; seven brothers, Charles Lee, George Lee, Timothy Lee, Howard Lee, Lester Lee, Jr., John Lee and Jerry Lee (deceased); one great-aunt, Lois Busby; one aunt, Daisy Powell; three uncles, Clark, Jim and Ross Powell; brother-in-law, Lonzo East, special cousin, Massie Jackson; special friends, Lillie Williams, Renee Spoons and Tracey Chamblin; three devoted sister friends, Gwen Waire, Virginia Walker and Angela Jones and a host of nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, cousins and caring friends.
Friends and family are invited to visitation held on Friday, October 20th, 2017 at Carnes Funeral Home located at 3100 Gulf Freeway, Texas City, TX 77591 from 5:00 -7:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at Greater St. Matthews Baptist Church located at 6333 Highway 6, Hitchcock, TX 77563 at 1:00 p.m. The Committal Service will follow at Galveston Memorial Park Cemetery, 7301 Memorial St, Hitchcock, TX 77563.