Roy George “Tootie” Lee, age 70, passed away on April 13, 2013, in Durant, Okla. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 18, 2013, in Provence Cemetery with Pastor Don Ray Thompson officiat­ing.

Roy was born on Febru­ary 9, 1943, in Ardmore, Okla., to Monroe Curtis Lee and Opal Pauline (Thomas) Lee.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and three brothers, Monroe Eugene Lee, Larry Cur­tis Lee and Donald Keith Lee.

Roy attended Wash­ington Grade School in Ardmore. He worked as a rancher most of his life, raising goats, horses and cattle. He loved animals and loved riding horses and mules.

He is survived by his brother, William Lee and his wife, Carol, of Ard­more; sister-in-law, Clar­iece Lee, of Ardmore; five nephews; and seven nieces.

Serving as pallbearers will be Don Vaughn, Jim­my Foster, Hoppy Cradoc, Buddy Watkins, Steve M. Lee and Casey Lee.

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