Mary Lee Brumfield

Thursday, June 27, 2024

Mary Lee Brumfield, 99, of Terre Haute, and formerly of Linton, passed from this life on Wednesday, June 26, 2024, at Cobblestone Crossing in Terre Haute. She was born on October 26, 1924, in Terre Haute to James K. Crooke and Grace Edith (Temple). Mary Lee married James J. Brumfield, on June 7, 1947, and this union was blessed with two sons, Jimmy and Jerry.

Mary Lee was a member of the First United Methodist Church. Club memberships include Psi Iota Xi Sorority (50 yr. member), the Elite Club and the Home Economics Club. She enjoyed watching Indiana University basketball, Wimbledon tennis and especially indulging in chocolate.

Those who will cherish memories of Mary Lee include: two sons, Jimmy (Deidra) Brumfield of Switz City and Jerry Brumfield of Terre Haute; two grandchildren, Erek Wilson and Emma Lee Brumfield; special niece, Dolly Kay (Robert) Campbell as well as several additional nieces and nephews.

Mary Lee was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, James J. Brumfield; two sisters and a brother.

A Graveside Service to honor Mary Lee’s life will be at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 2, 2024, at Roselawn Cemetery in Terre Haute with Danny Hillenburg officiating.

Family and friends may call from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. at the Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel in Linton.

Arrangements and care have been entrusted to Meng Family Funeral Homes, Anderson-Poindexter Chapel in Linton. Condolences and memories may be sent to the family online at