Lenel “Ray” Lee, 87, passed away on Friday, August 7, 2015 at his home in Neylandville, Texas. Lenel was the son of the late Albert Lee and Ida Mae Lee. He attended the Neylandville Public Schools and graduated from St. Paul High School. After graduation, Lenel enlisted and served in the United States Army. Receiving an honorable discharged, Lenel returned to Neylandville and soon moved to Dallas, Texas where he resided for a number of years.
On November 1, 1954, Lenel married Anna Cannon and to this union four children were born. He united with New Bethel C. M. E. Church at an early age and continued to be a devoted and faithful member, working and serving as an officer and in other capacities in the church.
Lenel is survive by his wife, Anna; two daughters, Lola Lee-Brown (Malvon), Commerce, Texas, Rhonda Lee,Los Angeles, California; two sons, Donald Lee, Dallas, Texas, Paul Lee (Patricia), Neylandville, Texas; five grandchildren,and nine great-grandchildren.
Services for Lenel “Ray” Lee were held at New Bethel C. M. E. Church on Saturday, August 15, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Cozine and Tarver Funeral Home