Lizzie Lee Light
Lizzie Lee Light, 89, of Gause, passed away Friday, October 11, 2013 while residing at Copperas Hollow Nursing Home in Caldwell. A visitation was held Sunday, October 13, from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. A funeral service was held Monday, October 14, at 10:00 a.m. at Gause Baptist Church in Gause with burial that followed in Gause Cemetery. Services were officiated by Reverend Jimmy Sanders. Pallbearers were Jay Anding, Carl Turnage, Mikel Reed, Vince Mathews, Billy Cunningham, and Ray Cass.
Lizzie was born in Gause, Texas on September 23, 1924 to Elmer J. Reese and Emma Favors Reese. She was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, George Carl Light; and siblings, Nettie, Jane, Howard, Rufus, Edna Ruth, and Charlie.
Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law, Callie Cunningham; Mary and Hollis Mathews ; and Georgia and Byron Wise, all of Gause; grandchildren, Carl Turnage, Vince Mathews, and Amber Reed, all of Gause; Billy Cunningham of Brazoria, Texas; and Rosie Fisher of Waller, Texas; 10 great-grandchildren, 7 great-great-grandchildren.
Arrangements were entrusted to Heartfield-Ritter Funeral Home.