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Robert E. Lee

November 22, 1927 ~ September 9, 2019 (age 91)


Robert E. Lee

Childersburg, AL - Robert E. Lee, 91, died Monday, September 9, 2019 at his residence following a brief illness.

Robert, the son of Samuel Lee and Annie Dupree Lee was born on November 22, 1927.  He served his country honorably during World War II in the United States Navy.  Robert retired from Alabama Power Company after 41 years of service and served his church faithfully as head usher for 25 years.

Surviving is his wife of 64 years, Mary Jane Lee; three daughters, Robin (Scotty) Holmes, Rosemary (Terry) Johnson, and Cindy Atkinson.  He also leaves behind four grandchildren, Logan Holmes, Emily Johnson, Elizabeth and Anna Atkinson.

Services will be held Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Radney-Smith Chapel with Rev. Joel Maxwell and Rev. Jaime Pangman officiating.  Visitation will be Wednesday, September 11, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at Radney-Smith Funeral Home.  Interment will be private.

Honorary pallbearers will be Logan Holmes, Billy Atkinson, Bob Goins, Jackie Mims, Charlie Bryant and Bill Hix.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to First Methodist Church of Childersburg, 603 Fourth Street S.W., Childersburg, AL 35044.

The family wishes to thank the staff of Grandview Medical Center and Comfort Care Hospice.

Memorial messages may be sent to the family at

Radney-Smith Funeral Home in Sylacauga, AL will direct the services.

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September 11, 2019

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Radney-Smith Funeral Home
320 N. Elm Ave.
Sylacauga, AL 35150

Funeral Service
September 11, 2019

11:00 AM
Radney - Smith Chapel
320 N Elm Ave
Sylacauga, AL 35150

Private Interment

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