- October 9, 2013
- Harriman, Tennessee
of Charles' Passing
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“Charlie and I worked together for many many years at the phone company. I thought a lot of him and am sadden by his passing. He was a good friend.
1 of 11 | Posted by: Harvey Young - Knoxville, TN
“Sylvia and Children,
Sharon and I learned today of Charlie passing away. We were so saddened by this news. Charlie was a good man, a great husband...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Jerry & Sharon Price - Kingston, TN
“Crystal and Jody,
I'm sorry to learn of your grandfather's passing. Please know that you're in my thoughts as you go through these times of...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Charles Elmore - Kingston, TN
“I was so sorry to learn of Charles's death. I knew him as a member of the class of 59' and car pooled with him to East Tennessee State University. ...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Carolyn Potter Edwards - KY
“I pray that the lord will comfort all of us in this time of saddest. I know that I will greatly miss Uncle Sammy. I had lost touch with him and the...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: John R. Lee - TN - Nephew
“Our sincerest sympathy goes out to the Charles Lee family. We were classmates of Charles at HHS and have great memories of our times together there...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Bob and Martha Harmon
“Our prayers are with the family during this time. God will be with you and comfort you thru it all. I remember him from school and him playing...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Jane Murray Alford - Stockbridge, GA
“To Family of Charles Lee: Thoughts and prayers during this sad time. Charles will be missed by all of his HHS classmate.
8 of 11 | Posted by: Phyllis Lovin Mayton - Kingston, TN
“I remember Charles when he played football. He was about 4 years older than me, as a kid I looked up to him. My prayers are with you Charles and your...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Dave Elmore - Munford, TN
“My thought and prayers are with you during this hard time.
10 of 11 | Posted by: Jim Thornton - Knoxville, TN
“My thoughts and prayers are with the entire Charles Lee family as you go through this difficult loss.
The Lee and Suttles family friendships go a...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Brenda Suttles - Knoxville, TN
Charles Edward Lee Jr., age 72 of Harriman, passed away Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at home. He was of the Baptist faith and attended Riggs Chapel Baptist Church.
Charles retired in 1994 from Bell South following 35 years of service as Supervisor. He was a Mason as well as an Eagle Scout; a 1959 graduate of Harriman High School where he was a star guard and linebacker before receiving a football scholarship to East Tennessee State University.
Preceded in death by parents, Charles and Merle Lee
Survived by loving wife of 52 years Sylvia Lee; daughters, Angela Manis (Donald) of Sunbright; Monta Lee of Harriman; Dixie Lee of Boone, NC; one son, Nick Lee of Harriman; two sisters, Opal Lee and Kathryn "Kitty" Sharp both of Knoxville; two brothers, Albert Lee of Chattanooga and Wade Lee. Additionally he is survived by 8 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.
Memorial service 3:00 p.m., Saturday, October 12, 2013 in the chapel of Kyker Funeral Home, Harriman with Rev. Mason Goodman and Rev. Jimmy Banken officiating.