Robert E. Lee
LEE, ROBERT E., 85, of Louisville, passed away Tuesday, August 9, 2011.
He was retired from DuPont, was a Navy veteran of World War II and a member of Shively Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his wife of over 60 years, Mary Frances Lee; and sister-in-law, Dorothy Avery.
He is survived by his daughters, Brenda Nalley (Tom) and Cathy Cannon (Eddie); grandchildren, Jeff and Jamie McClellan, Amy Osbourne and Audrey Lillpop; stepgrandchildren, Marty and Kristen Nalley; six great-grandchildren; two stepgreat-grandchildren; nephew, Mike Avery; and niece, Jan Empson.
The family would like to express their gratitude to the staff of Summerfield Health and Rehab for their care and support.
His service will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Owen Funeral Home, 5317 Dixie Highway, with private burial in Elizabethtown, KY. Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Alzheimer's Association or charity of donor's choice.
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