Funeral services for Ricky Lawrence Lee, 51, will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, August 13, 2014, at the Centennial Chapel of the Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home with the Rev. David Gardner officiating. Interment will follow at Newport Cemetery.
The son of the late Jasper Franklin Lee and Dorothy (Bamburg) Lee, Ricky was born on March 12, 1963, in Ardmore and passed away on Aug. 8, 2014, in an Oklahoma City hospital.
Ricky had been an Ardmore resident all of his life and he graduated from Ardmore High School. Ricky enjoyed cooking, spending time with family and most of all loved racing and NASCAR. He was a selfemployed automotive machinist.
He is survived by brothers, Billy Jack Hodges of Ardmore, Billy Frank Lee and his wife, Barbara of Ardmore, Jimmy Lee of Marietta, Danny Lee and his wife, Jana of Dickson and Jackie Lee of Ardmore; sister, Doris Eanes of Lone Grove; and several nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by his parents; sister, Barbara Ann Sloan; sisterin-law, Flora Jean Lee; and nephews, Mark Hodges, Billy Lee and Michael Lee.
Pallbearers will be Jeff Edwards, Monty Kessler, Stacy Phelps, Chance Anderson, Joe Kruger, Jonathan Lee, Bill Todd and David Riggs.
Honorary bearers will be his racing buddies.
The family will receive friends from 6-7 this evening at the Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home to help with expenses.
Condolences may be made to the family online at www.hdouglasfuneralhome.com.