MILO — Mr. Henry Lawrence Lee, age 77, of Ardmore, departed this life on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at his residence in Ardmore. Services are scheduled for 11 a.m., Saturday, March 10, 2018, at Jehovah Missionary Baptist Church in Milo, Okla., with the Rev. Ricky McGee officiating, Pastor Ronnie Godwin, Pastor Willie Irvin and Pastor Kirk Rushing assisting. Interment will follow at the Hickory Cemetery in Milo. Services are under the direction of Alexander Funeral Home of Wilson, Okla.
Mr. Lee was born on June 9, 1940, to the late Mr. Lathie Lee Sr., and Mrs. Juanita Stevenson Lee in Milo.
Henry was raised and lived in the Milo area most of his life. He married Willie Leon Shannon and to this union they were blessed with six daughters. Mr. Lee began working as a mechanic for Jimmy Rex Chatham in the early ‘80s and was a dedicated employee for over 30 years. Henry enjoyed the farm life and gardening.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Willie Lee, on July 25, 2014; his parents; and seven brothers and sisters.
He leaves to cherish his memory: daughters, Wanda Dorsey and husband, Daniel, of Ardmore; Marilyn Neal and husband, Tracy, of Oklahoma City; Donna Prince of Ardmore; Tina Johnson and husband, Jesse, of Duncan; Loria Maytubby and husband, Karlos, of Ardmore; Tracy Cohee and husband, Joe, of Ardmore; Penny Fitzgerald and husband, Leonard, of Lawton; and Janet Knight of Chickasha; sons, Boby Knight, of Oklahoma City, and Ray Charles Adkins of Oklahoma City; sisters, Geneva Wright and husband, Leroy, of Milo, and Cleta Prince of Moore; brothers, Benny Lee, of Lone Grove, and Ollie Lee of Oklahoma City; 21 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and a host of friends.
Serving as casket bearers are Daniel Dorsey III, Marcus Smith, Justin Anderson, Jimmy Rex Chatham, Randy Milson, Cody Norman and Trey Cohee.
Serving as flower girls are Desha Mims, Wanisha Lee, Lamonica Lee, Ray Lee Wright, Carla Lee, Ashley Stevenson and Latricia Fitzgerald.
Family visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m., Friday, March 9, 2018, at Alexander Funeral Home in Wilson.
The family would like to say a special thank you to Dr. Stephen Treadwell, St. Anthony’s Hospital, Aspire Hospice and the many ministers providing wonderful care to their father.
Condolences may be shared online at www.alexanderfuneralhome.org.