Roy William Lee, 76, husband to the late Phyllis Purvis Lee, passed away on Wednesday, January 8, 2020. He was born April 26, 1943 to the late Harvey Cecil and Mary Montgomery Lee in Frankfort, Kentucky. A Veteran of the US Air Force, he retired as a telecommunications technician from both South Central Bell and the Kentucky State Government. Roy had three passions in life, his beautiful wife Phyllis, golf, and the University of Kentucky Wildcats.
He is survived by his daughters, Peggy Linton, Frankfort, Teresa (Ralph) Thompson, Frankfort, and Sharen (Jim) Fogle, Frankfort; his son, Christopher (Megan) Lee, CA; his sister, Diana Hemze, Frankfort; his grandchildren, Matthew (Jennell) Devers, Joshua Devers, Candice (Jason) Black, Cassie (Sean) House, Hunter Lee, and Abigail Lee; his great grandchildren, Lily, Harper, Isaac, Josie, Ian, McKaila, Genesis, Max, Cody, William, and Charlet; special friend Maggie Hockett; and his Home Care nurse, Donna House.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Sgt. Rory Lee; his sisters, Sara Frances Petry, Mildred Jones, Juanita Harrod; and his brothers, Cecil Lee, John Lee, Harvey Lee, Charles David Lee, and Bobby Lee.
Funeral service will be held at 2:00pm on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at Clark Legacy Center, Versailles Rd with Bro. David Rayborn and Bro. Steve Rose officiating. Entombment will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Family will serve as pallbearers. Visitation will be held from 12:00pm until the time of service on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at Clark Legacy Center, Versailles Rd.
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