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Jerry W. Lee, Sr. passed away Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at his home in Bogata, Texas. He was 65.
Jerry was born December 20, 1953, in Clarksville, Texas, to Forest Velton and Martha Verlene Bishop Lee. On January 19, 1994, he was married to Janice Hearnsberger in Hot Springs, Arkansas. He was a retiredTruck Driver and a Baptist.
He was preceded in death by his father, Forest Velton Lee; a son, Jerry W. Lee, Jr.; and his grandparents, Herman and Sally Mae Bishop and Obie and Gladys Lee.
He is survived by his wife, Janice Lee of Bogata, Texas; his mother, Martha Duffee of Bogata, Texas; two daughters and sons-in-law, Pam and Stacy Long of Texarkana, Texas and Lisa and John Harlow of Galveston, Texas; a brother and sister-in-law, Ronnie and Cindy Lee of Manchester, New Hampshire; a sister and brother-in-law, Becky Lee and Wayne Ward of Queen City, Texas; 8 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends.
Services will be 5:00 PM Thursday, July 11, 2019 at Bates Family Funeral Home in De Kalb, Texas with Bobby Wages officiating. Interment will follow at Avery Cemetery in Avery, Texas.
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