Ozie was born on March 14, 1932 to the late Floyd Reid and Eva Barber Reid. She was married to Willie Brown Carter, who preceded her in death on August 10, 1990. Besides her husband and parents, son, Terry Carter, grandchildren, Kenneth Carter, and Wendy Lee King, brothers, Donald Reid, William Howser Reid, and Willard Green Reid, also preceded her in death.
She had worked in Garment Factories for over twenty-five years. Ozie Lee was a member of the New Harmony Missionary Baptist Church. She will be greatly missed by her loving family and friends.
She is survived by; Sons; Jimmy Carter, and Barry Carter both of Westmoreland, TN, Daughter; Rhonda and husband Jimmy King of Lafayette, TN, grandchildren; Terry Coffee, Derrell Coffee, Jennifer King, Christie Carter, Heather Knight, and Matthew Carter, and ten great-grandchildren.