Rita Jo Lee, 74, of El Dorado, passed away on Thursday, December 29, 2016. She was born in Little Rock, Arkansas on August 4, 1942 to the late Eddie and Ollie Smith.
She is also preceded in death by her husband the love of her life Jack Lee.
She is survived by her son; Richard Phelan of Kansas City Missouri, daughter in law Melanie Thompson of El Dorado, Arkansas, granddaughters; Laurie (Brett Keaster) Phelan and Ashley Phelan; and one great granddaughter Kylie Keaster.
She was a very social person, wonderful mother and grandmother who loved spend time with her family and church.
Family gravesides services were held on Wednesday, January 4,2017 at Forrest Hills Cemetery in Alexander under the trusted direction of A Natural State Funeral Service 2620 West Main Street Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. 501-982-3400.