Oliver “Lee” Page age 87 of Ozark, Missouri passed away Thursday, August 30, 2018. Lee as he was fondly known to his family and friends, was born in Ozark October 19, 1930 the youngest son of Hubert and Janie (Cline) Page. On December 15, 1955 Lee was united in marriage to Dixie Wolfe and this union was blessed with one daughter.
Lee was a graduate of Ozark High school class of 1948. After graduation, Lee joined the Navy where he served his country for 4 years. He retired after 40 years of driving a school bus for the Ozark Schools. Prior to that he owned and operated Page Texaco and also worked as a trim carpenter. In his spare time Lee enjoyed fishing and hunting and was a renowned marksman. He enjoyed gardening especially raising tomatoes.
Lee accepted Christ as his savior and was baptized at an early age and remained a faithful member of Selmore Baptist Church.
Lee is survived by Dixie, his loving wife of over 62 years. One daughter, Cindi Carey; two granddaughters Amber Horne and husband John, April Ryan and husband Clint; two great grandsons Hunter Ryan and Wyatt Ryan; a sister-in-law Sherry Clevenger all of Ozark and a host of other caring relatives and friends.
Graveside funeral services for Lee will be 11:00 A.M. Saturday, September 1, 2018 in Selmore Cemetery with Pastor Josh Hall and Pastor Mac McCulley officiating. In lieu of flowers, Lee has requested donations be made to the Baptist Childrens’ Home in Mt. Vernon, Missouri or the Selmore Cemetery maintenance fund. Arrangements under the care and direction of Barnes Family Funeral Home, Ozark. Online condolences may be shared at www.barnesfamilyfunerals.com.