The funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, December 31, 2016 at New Hope Baptist Church, Georgia Highway 26 East, Montezuma, Georgia. Reverend Allen Waters will officiate. Interment will follow in the Church cemetery.
Mr. Oscar James Lee, Sr. was born November 20, 1944 to the late Robert Lee, Sr. and Willie Mae Akine Lee. He was preceded in death by five siblings: Robert Lee, Jr., Charlie Fred Lee, Sr., Carlton Felder, Roosevelt Lee, Sr., and Joe Henry Lee. He was united in holy matrimony to the late Florine Rice Lee. He was blessed to be the father of six children; one son, Timothy, preceded him in death. He was educated in the public school systems of Macon and Dooly Counties. He was employed at Yoder's Dairy as a large machinery operator. He accepted Jesus Christ as his personal Savior and joined the Zion Hill Baptist Church and later joined Word of Life Christian Fellowship.
Survivors include five loving and devoted children, James Lee, Perry, Georgia, Oscar Lee, Jr. (Lynn), Valdosta, Georgia, Daniel Lee (LaToshia), Perry, Georgia, Sharon Lewis, Hinesville, Georgia, and Eldorado Lee (Arica), Perry, Georgia; 22 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; siblings, Ernestine McGhee, Perry, Georgia, Brenda Harvey, Oglethorpe, Georgia, Amos Lee (Bernice), Montezuma, Georgia, Tommy Lee (Mattie), Montezuma, Georgia; a host of cousins and friends.