Ellabell- Timothy James Lee, age 61 passed away Thursday, July 2, 2020 at his home while under the care of his family and Ogeechee Area Hospice. Mr. Lee was born in Greenville, SC on February 27, 1959 to Robert Lee and Gladys Reid. Mr. Lee retired as a heavy equipment operator for Bryan County with over 30 years of service. He loved to fish, enjoyed gardening and working on small engines. In addition to his father, Mr. Lee was preceded in death by his stepfather, Jenice Reid and a grandson, Trevor Byrne.
Survivors include his wife of over 43 years, Deborah J. Lee of Ellabell; one daughter, Rachel D. Lee of Pembroke; mother, Gladys Reid of Pembroke; two grandchildren, Makayla Byrne and Taylor Fleming; sisters and brothers-in-law, Cynthia and David Harn of Pembroke, Kathy and Dennie George of Ellabell, Ernestine and Kenny Peoples of Ellabell, and Bonnie Glisson of Blitchton; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Rusty and Debbie Reynolds of Richmond Hill and Lew and Tina Reynolds of Richmond Hill ; uncle, Larry Campbell of Cainesville, MO; cousins, Jill and Harry Burdg of Hamilton, MO; several nieces, nephews and his puppies, Sassy, Rosie and Jake.
A memorial service for Mr. Lee will be held 1 P.M. Wednesday, July 8, 2020 in the chapel of Flanders Morrison Funeral Home with Pastor Stan Tyson officiating.
In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to the Bryan County Animal Shelter.
To sign the online register, please visit www.flandersmorrisonfuneralhome.com.
Flanders Morrison Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of the arrangements for Mr. Timothy James Lee.