Richard Edward Lee, 89, of Columbia, KY died Friday, April 12, 2019 at his residence. Born in Creelsboro, KY he was the son of the late Oakley & Decie Johnson Lee.
Mr. Lee was a member of the Columbia Church of Christ.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a son, Gary Dale Lee, a sister, Lena Fowler and 4 brothers, Delmer, Arvis, Paul and Herman Lee.
Wife of 69 years: Mary Ellen Mann Lee of Columbia, KY
1 son: Doug Lee of Columbia, KY
4 grandchildren: Emily Billingsley (Jonathan), Cortney Edwards (Stephen), Lacey Rooks (Eric) and Cameron Lee
6 great-grandchildren: Madison & Brenton Billingsley, Caleb, Katie & Maddux Edwards and Macy Rooks
1 sister: Mary Irene Groce of Columbia, KY
Several nieces, nephews & friends
Funeral Service: Monday, April 15, 2019 at 11:00amCT at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with Bro. Terry Smith officiating
Burial: Haven Hill Cemetery
Visitation: Sunday, April 14, 2019 from 3:00-8:00pmCT at the funeral home
Pallbearers: Jonathan Billingsley, Stephen Edwards, Eric Rooks, Cameron Lee, Caleb Edwards, Brenton Billingsley, Adam Grant and Chuckie Rogers