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Bruce D. Lee

October 5, 1939 ~ February 11, 2020 (age 80)


Mr. Bruce D. Lee, 80, of Newnan, passed away Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at Corinth Road Personal Care Home.

Born October 5, 1939 in Whitesburg, son of the late Carl Lee and the late Claudine Pierce Lee. He was a member of First White Oak Grove Baptist Church. Bruce was a roofer for 65 years and took great pride in his trade. He owned and operated Bruce Lee Roofing, and was well known in Coweta County for his work. Bruce had a passion for deep sea fishing and enjoyed going to Carrabelle, FL with family and friends to fish. He also enjoyed gardening, watching wrestling, the Atlanta Braves and spending time with family and friends. He was also preceded in death by daughter, Tammy Brown and brother, Billy Lee.

Survivors include his loving wife and caregiver of 35 years, Jean Lee; daughters, Brenda Lee Bearden of Newnan, Ann Asbury (Kenny) of Grantville and Renee Lee of Carrollton; sons, Dan Lee (Candy) of Moreland, Steve Lee of Newnan and Tim Rogers of Grantville; sister, Shirley Turner of Newnan; grandchildren, Brandon McDowell (Pamela) of Moreland, Nicole Smith (Tony) of Waco, Jessica Lee of Moreland, Cody Howard (Whitney) of Moreland, Scotty McDowell (Nancy) of Cumming and Jason McDowell of Franklin; and numerous other grandchildren and great grandchildren

Funeral Services will be held on Friday, February 14, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at Hillcrest Chapel with Preacher Dewey Spivey and Pastor Bobby Cason officiating. Interment will follow in First White Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. Friends may visit the family on Thursday, February 13, 2020 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home Hillcrest Chapel.

The family of Mr. Bruce D. Lee sincerely appreciates all acts of kindness and love provided by Corinth Road Personal Care Home and Kindred Hospice.

In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to the Corinth Road Personal Care Home 1141 Corinth Road Newnan, GA 30263 in memory of Mr. Bruce D. Lee.

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February 13, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Hillcrest Chapel

Funeral Service
February 14, 2020

11:00 AM
Hillcrest Chapel


Corinth Road Personal Care
1141 Corinth Road, Newnan GA 30263
Tel: 1-770-254-8734

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