Mr. Lee was born in Hazel on March 27, 1930 to the late Howard and Edith (Howard) Lee. Mr. Lee retired from BF Goodrich as a chemical operator after 30 years of service. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War and a member of the Memorial Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents Mr. Lee was preceded in death by two brothers, James and Sam Lee; as well as a son-in-law, Butch Trinosky.
Mr. Lee is survived by his wife Jean Lee of Murray, whom he married on May 29, 1954 in Murray; two daughters, Chris Trinosky of Nashville, Tenn. and Debbie Winkler and husband Paul of Goodlettsville, Tenn.; one son, Barry Lee and wife Laurie of Murray; two sisters, Peggy Gibson and Charlotte Martoccia both of Murray; six grandchildren, Dana Todd of Bowling Green, David Todd of Nashville, Tenn., Sean Lee and Matthew Lee both of Murray, and Alex and Andrew Winkler both of Goodlettsville, Tenn.; as well as four great grandchildren, Taylor Todd, Joseph Todd, Ayden Lee and Ryan Todd.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home. Bro. Jerry Lee and Bro. Martin Severns will officiate with a eulogy by Paul Winkler. Entombment will follow in the Murray Memorial Gardens.
Online condolences can be made at, www.thejhchurchillfuneralhome.com