Birth:Aug. 24, 1912 Sweetwater Nolan County Texas, USA Death:Jul. 6, 2004 Klamath Falls Klamath County Oregon, USA
Mary Lee (Stanley) Elder, 91, died Junly 6, 2004 at MWMC of natural causes.
She was born in Sweetwater, Texas to A.B. and Melinda Paris. She is survived her first husband, J.D. Stanley, and married Alton Elder in 1981, who had also lost his spouse in the 70s.
She was a longtime resident of Klamath Falls. She was a receptionist at Klamath Radiator Shop which she and Mr. Stanley owned. She also worked as a beautician for many years. She played the organ and the piano, and loved to sing and square dance.
She is survived by her stepsons Paul and Steve Elder and their families of Calif., niece Katherine Gillette and her family from Christmas Valley, Ore., and numerous other friends and family members.
She was preceded in death by her fist husband J.D. Stanley, her second husband Alton Elder, two brothers, and four sisters.