December 2, 2013

Beatrice R. 'Bee' Sallee


---- — Beatrice R. “Bee” Sallee, 92, Naples, Fla., formerly of Logansport, passed away at 11 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, in Physicians Regional Hospital, Naples. Born Jan. 28, 1921, in Kokomo, she was the daughter of James Francis and Bessie M. Wessell Davis. She was married Sept. 23, 1936, in Frankfort, to Donald L. Sallee, who preceded her in death July 7, 1973.

Bee was the co-owner of Logansport Compressed Steel with her son, Larry Sallee, who preceded her in death.

Surviving are daughter, Connie (George) Taylor, Naples, Fla; daughter-in-law, Avis Sallee, Logansport; grandchildren, Anne and Jay Howell and Gregg and Deb Sallee, all of Logansport; Jeff and Deb Taylor, Carmel, Todd and Michelle Taylor, Bloomington, and Mike and Lynn Taylor, Naples, Fla.; 12 great-grandchildren; four great great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a son, Larry Gene Sallee; brother, Luther Lavonne Davis; and sister, Anna Johnson.

A funeral/celebration of life will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday at the Logansport Moose Lodge, 900 East Main St.

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