NEWTON GROVE — Mr. Jake W. Lee, 91, passed away Monday, Nov. 11, 2019, at the Brian Center Health & Rehab of Wallace.
His funeral service will be held Thursday, Nov. 14, at 11 a.m. The family will receive family and friends at West & Dunn Funeral Home, Newton Grove, on Wednesday, Nov. 13, from 6 till 8 p.m. Officiating the service will be the Rev. Richard Whitman and the Rev. Kevin Haynes. Mr. Jake will be laid to rest in Smyrna OFWB Church Cemetery, Dunn.
Left to cherish his memories are his wife of 71 years, LaRuth J. Lee; son, William “Pud” Lee and wife Monica of Newton Grove; daughter, Barbara L. Aman of Mount Olive; daughter-in-law, Elizabeth H. Lee of Newton Grove; sisters, Betty L. Young and Phoebe L. Bass, both of Dunn; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Lettie Lee, son, John J. Lee; brothers, Paul Junior Lee and Bruce Lee; and his sister, Sudie Lee.
Memorials may be made to Smyrna OFWB Church, 11415 N.C. Highway 96 South, Dunn, NC. 28334.
Online condolences may be made to www.westanddunn.com
Services have been entrusted to West & Dunn Funeral Homes, Newton Grove.