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Robert Eugene Lee

Published: 08/27/2013

Robert Eugene Lee, age 76, of Greenville, South Carolina, born in Newport, Tennessee, died Sunday, August 25, 2013, at his home.

He was the son of the late Stephen Allen and Zora (Goodnough) Lee. He was also preceded in death by one brother and one sister.

He retired from the United States Air Force and the United States Postal Service.

He was a member of Northgate Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife of 48 years Sylvia J. Lynn Lee of the home; one son Burton G. Lee (Robyn), one daughter Bonnie Bishop (Randy) and two grandchildren Zachary Bishop and Ella Jane Lee. Also surviving are one brother, Fred Lee of Parrottsville, one sister, Helen Bush of Newport, and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 28, 2013, at 2:30 p.m. at Northgate Baptist Church, 633 Summit Drive, Greenville, SC 29609 with the Rev. Dr. Barry Jimmerson officiating. The family will receive friends before the services from 1:30-2:30 p.m. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park.

Memorials may be made to Northgate Baptist Church.

Arrangements by Woodlawn Funeral Home, Greenville, SC

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