Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

February 18, 2014

Okeema Jane Taylor Lee of Maineville, Ohio


Okeema Jane Taylor Lee of Maineville, Ohio, formerly of Shelbyville, died Feb. 17 in Community Hospital East in Indianapolis. She was 47.

Born Jan. 15, 1967, in Franklin, she was the daughter of the late William and Barbara (Williams) Taylor. She married Christopher “Chris” Lee on Nov. 10, 2001, and he survives.

Mrs. Lee was a homemaker. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary and enjoyed cooking and shopping. She was an avid motorcycle rider and raised yorkies. She leaves behind Tigger, Lily, and Lacy.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by her children, Joshua Heise of Martinsville, Christina Heise of Shelbyville, Lindsey Heise of Indianapolis, William Heise of Hartford City; sisters, Cozetta Elliott and husband, Steve, of Greenwood, Deborah Hensley and husband, Don, of Whiteland and Rona Rogers and husband, Mike, of Waldron; brother, Doug Taylor and wife, Diane; mother-in-law, Donna Roberts and husband, Tony, of Lizton; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Feb. 22 in Freeman Family Funeral Home and Crematory, Carmony-Ewing Chapel, 819 S. Harrison Street in Shelbyville. Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery in Shelbyfille.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Feb. 21 in the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Legion Riders Post No. 64, 601 S. Holt Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46241.

Online condolences may be made on the website at www.freemanfamilyfuneralhomes.com.