James Martin “Jimmy” Lee Sr.
By Kim Swindell Wood | March 10, 2018 6:08 pm
James Martin “Jimmy” Lee Sr., 90, of Sparta, passed away March 10, 2018, at NHC Healthcare of Sparta.
Mr. Lee was born Sept. 21, 1927, in Sparta, to William Franklin “Pete” Lee Sr. and Ruth Young Lee.
He had a work career that ranged from selling rugs to owner and operator of East End Coin Laundry for many years. Mr. Lee attended Central Church of Christ. He loved watching sports on TV and bowling.
Mr. Lee was preceded in death by his parents; wives, Mary Ellen Officer Lee, Bernice Lee; and brother, William Franklin Lee Jr.
Survivors include his son, James Martin Lee Jr., and several cousins.
Funeral service will be 1 p.m., March 12, 2018, at Hunter Funeral Home, with burial in Highland Cemetery. The family will receive friends 4-8 p.m., March 11, at the funeral home.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Hunter Funeral Home.