Obituaries - Jan. 27, 2009

Watson B. Lee

Mr. Watson B. Lee, age 87, of Hampton, passed away Jan. 23, 2009. He was a World War II veteran.

He is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Inez; daughter and son-in-law, Shirley and Doc Kinney of Hampton; sons and daughters-in-law, Steve and Patricia Lee of Stockbridge, Butch and Cindy Lee of Madison, Gary L. and Kathrine Lee of Hampton; daughters, Beverley Martin of Hampton, Carol Lee Tice of Stockbridge; brothers, Lynn Lee of Jonesboro, Henry S. "Chick" Lee of Jonesboro; 19 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Monday, Jan. 26, at 11 a.m., in the Chapel of Ford-Stewart Funeral Home. Pastor Ron Little officiated. Interment was at Sherwood Memorial Park. The family received friends Sunday, Jan. 25, from 2 to 4 p.m., and 6-8 p.m., at the funeral home. Flowers accepted or contributions may be made to: Tara Baptist Church, Missions Fund, 10461 Tara Blvd., Jonesboro, Ga., 30238, (770) 473-0874. Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Inc., Jonesboro/Stockbridge (770) 210-2700. www.fordstewartfuneralhome.com.