LeRoy Lee, 76, of Hilliard, FL passed away, July 26, at his residence following a long battle with cancer. He was born June 12, 1940 in Lake City, Florida. He proudly served his country from 1958-1960 in the Florida Air National Guard. After retiring from Rose Services, he followed his passion and was the owner/operator of Hilliard Gun Shop since 2003. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Boulougne.
He was preceded in death by his father: Ary Cleveland “A.C” Lee and a grandson: Wade Leon Harris, Jr. and a brother: Winfred “Wimpy” Lee.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years: Mary Hulbert Lee; 5-Children: Gary Bahr, Joey (Darlene) Lee, Tammy (Ron) Wood, Theresa (Wade) Harris, Donna (Kurt Stewart) Lee; his mother: Lucille Lee; 14-Grandchildren: Carrie (Kerry) Dodds, Caitlin (Reese Rodenbarger) Harris, Colin Harris, Josh (Jessica) Thomas, Brittany (Michael) Williams, Tausha Lee, Cameron Lee, Shane Lee, Dusty McConnell, Lance (Kassie) Lee, Josh Bahr, Jeremy Bahr, Chase Bahr, Christopher Bahr; 14-Great Grandchildren;a sister: Patricia (David) Bacon; 2-brothers: Edward (Prissy) Lee, Clint (Patsy) Lee and a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives.
The family will receive friends Friday, July 29 at Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home from 6-8 PM. Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 30 at 11:00 AM at First Baptist Church of Boulougne, with Rev. Chris Woodard officiating. Burial will follow in Harris Cemetery in Hilliard, FL.
Condolences may be expressed by signing the guest registry at www.shepardfh.com Arrangements are under the direction of Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home in Folkston, GA.