Funeral services for James Stanley Lee, Sr. age 81, of Urania, will be held at 2:00 PM, Sunday, October 15, 2017 at Straight Road Full Gospel Church in Olla with Bro. John Norwood officiating. Interment will follow at Beech Creek Cemetery in Olla. Visitation will be Saturday from 4:00 PM until 9:00 PM at the church.
James was born March 6, 1936 to the union of Willis and Alay Mae Smith Lee in Urania and he passed from this life on October 12, 2017 at Hardtner Medical Center in Urania.
He loved woodworking and trains. He was a carpenter, crane operator, truck driver, and heavy equipment operator. He was preceded in death by his wife: Rosina Lee; son: Billy Finch; his parents; brothers: Richard Lee, Kenneth Lee,Willis Whitfield Lee, II, and Jack Lee.
He is survived by his son: James Stanley Lee, Jr. of Olla; daughter: Nancy Franklin of Urania; sister: Sarah Beth Jones of Urania; grandchildren: Jacob Dylan Lee, Destiny Diane Lee, Michel Lee and his wife Becky, and Eric Finch and his wife Randi; great-grandchildren: Brianna Cox, Jestin Cox, Mason Lee, Oktober Moon Finch, Xander Finch, and Cameron Finch; nephew and closest friend: Willis Whitfield “Tot” Lee, III.
Pallbearers will be Dylan Lee, Donald Lee, Heath Lee, Scooter Lee, Alex Jones, and Jeff Jones.
Honorary Pallbearer will be Wayne Corley.