Robert E. “Bob” Lee

Published 7:00 am Friday, December 7, 2018

Robert E. “Bob” Lee

December 3, 2018

Funeral Services for Robert E. “Bob” Lee, age 101, of Picayune, MS, who passed away Monday, December 3, 2018, will be held Friday, December 7, 2018, at 1:00 pm at Union Baptist Church.

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Visitation will be Friday, December 7, 2018 from 12:00 pm until 1:00 pm at Union Baptist Church.

Burial will be in Union Baptist Cemetery under the direction of McDonald Funeral Home.

Bro. Brian Tatum will officiate the service.

A native of Kiln, MS, he was an MP in the US Army, who served during the WWII. Bob was a civilian Police Officer who served in the former Republic of Panama, where he retired in 1973.  He was a member of numerous organizations serving on several committees, some of these include, Member of Carriere Masonic Lodge #445, Carriere Eastern Star, Past Master of Ancon Masonic Lodge of Republic of Panama,  Member of Union Baptist Church where he was an honorary deacon. Bob was an amazing man who was tenderhearted and was unafraid to show his kindness to others.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas E. Lee and Hester Fern Lee; brothers, Landre Lee and Landris Lee; sisters, Clancy Lee Roth, Laura Lee Evans, Mabel Lee Jones, and Phala Lee Bell.

Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of over 65 devoted years, Mary Faye Felts Lee; daughters, Barbara Gay Lee, Deborah Diane (Charlie) Robinson, Clancy Maria (Gin) Arnold; son, Robert E. “Ed” (Phyllis) Lee, Jr.; numerous grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren, great great grandchildren; sister, Durscherl Lee Holloway; brother in law, William “Bill” Bell; nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and loved ones.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Encompass Hospice and the Third Floor Staff at Highland Community Hospital for all of the love and compassion they showed our family during the last days of our father’s time here on this Earth.

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