Rader Funeral Home - Kilgore, TX

Mary Lee Todd
August 27, 2017
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Services for Mary Lee Todd, 84, of Kilgore will be 10:00 am, Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at the at the Rader Funeral Home Chapel with the Reverend Earl W. “Buddy” Duggins and Reverend Ted White officiating. Burial will follow in Kilgore Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Mrs. Todd passed away Sunday, August 27, 2017 in Longview, Texas.

Mary was born December 27, 1932 in Kilgore to Martha and Elzie Blackmon. Mary Lee was a 1951 graduate of Sabine High School. She was a longtime member of the Forest Home Baptist Church. Mary Lee worked as a telephone operator for G.T. E. for 20 years until her retirement. Her family, especially her grandchildren, was the source of her strength and spending time with them was when she was happiest.

Mrs. Todd is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Tena and Perry Ball of Austin, Stephanie and Milton Bennett of Oak Hill; a son and daughter-in-law, Tom and Kim Todd of Kilgore; grandchildren, Brooke Lewis of Kilgore, Ashlie Dansbee of Wylie, Amanda Bailey of Austin, Jess Todd of Kilgore; great-grandchildren, Hailee, Hunter and Harper Lewis of Kilgore, Addison and Aniston Dansbee of Wylie, Titan Todd of Kilgore, Payton Lee and Blake Bailey of Austin; siblings Betty Crews of Kilgore, Jimmy Blackmon of Oak Hill and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James “Pug” Todd, her parents, brothers Kenneth and Thomas Blackmon.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday evening between 6 and 7:30.

The family wishes to express their heartfelt appreciation to Dawn Blackmon for her love and support during Mrs. Todd’s illness.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Forest Home Baptist Church, P.O. Box 1340, Kilgore, Tx.75663 or to Heart’sWay Hospice P.O. Box 5608, Longview, Tx, 75608.

Mary Lee Todd
August 27, 2017
Visitation Schedule
Rader Funeral Home of Kilgore
401 North Martin Street
Kilgore, TX  75662
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
6 - 7:30 pm
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Service Schedule
Chapel at Rader Funeral Home
401 N. Martin St.
Kilgore, TX  75662
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
10 am
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Burial Schedule
Kilgore Memorial Gardens
Hwy 31 West
Kilgore, TX  75662
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Memorial Contributions
Forest Home Baptist Church
15746 Couty Road 173 N
Kilgore, TX 75662
Hearts Way Hospice
PO Box 5608
Longview, TX 75608




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