“A nation can only be free, happy, and great in proportion to the virtue
and intelligence of the people.”
Stephen F. Austin
Molly Rebecca Brawley Lee
Charter Member Number 130
Ancestor: James Wales Jones
S1: Randal Jones
July 16, 1929 - November 16, 2017
Molly Rebecca, 88, passed away on November 16, 2017.
Visitation will be held on Friday, Nov. 24, 2017 from 5- p.m. at Tres Hewell Mortuary. A graveside service will be held on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017 at 1 p.m. at Kingsbury Cemetery with Rev. Jeremy Roy officiating.
She was born on July 16, 1929 in Breckenridge, Texas and was the daughter of Roy and Harriett Brawley. Rebecca is survived by three daughters:
Cynthia Lee, Melinda Boyd, Laurie Antal, and four grand-sons, Erich Hoff, Brian Antal, Austin Boyd, and James Antal. She was beloved by her entire family.
Rebecca is survived by her husband, Noah Lee, and married 65 years. She was a graduate of Texas Woman's University in Denton, Texas with a Bachelor of Science degree, majoring in music. Music was a big part of life for her and Noah.
They traveled to Europe and other countries a number of years during summertime with The American Winds Concert Band. This was a group of adult musicians offering American Music. Becky played the bass drum in the band. She continued to play bass drum in The Space City Band of Houston, Texas directed by her husband. She continued with music activities in the retirement center RiverPointe Community Band till her death.
Rebecca was active in a number of organizations and a member of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas, Daughters of the American Revolution, and a descendant of Austin's Old 300.
She was also a regular member of The Association of Concert Bands, and Windjammers, Unlimited. Rebecca was a member of the South Broadway Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Denver, Colorado.
You are invited to sign the guest book at www.treshewell.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Tres Hewell Mortuary, 165 Tor Dr., Seguin, Texas, 78155, 830-549-5912.