Della Lee died of natural causes at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at her home.
Della Lee was born on Sept. 24, 1924, in Rumsey to the late Ernest Elmore and Lula Pearl Wicks Osborne.
Della had been employed at the Old Dixie Café and then the Island Café as a server for many years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack “Rip” Morris.
Della is survived by one brother, Hugh Elmore Osborne of Sacramento; one sister, Eleanor Laverne McCain of Hopkinsville; special niece, Jackie Jones of Cadiz, with whom she made her home; and several other nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.