Mr. Lee was born to Benjamin Frank and Velara (Armstrong) Lee on Oct. 18, 1942, in Sonora. He was a preacher.
He was preceded in death by his father; a daughter, Joleen Lee Preston; a son, Joe Lee; and two grandsons, Matthew and James Allen Lee Jr.
Survivors include his wife, Joyce Lee; two sons, James (Marla) Lee and John (Anna) Lee, both of Three Rivers; mother, Velara (O’Dell) Sellars of Camp Wood; a brother, Archie (Susan) Lee of McQueeney; and a sister, Judy Williams of Three Rivers; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and numerous step-grandchildren.
Visitation was held Sunday, May 18, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Roberson Funeral Home in Three Rivers.
The funeral service was conducted Monday, May 19, at 2 p.m. at the Assembly of God Church on I-37 access, Three Rivers. Interment was at the Three Rivers Cemetery.
Services were entrusted to Roberson Funeral Home, Three Rivers.