Mr. Jimmy Lee Sr., widower of Mrs. Nadine Lewis Lee, passed away, Sunday, November 14, 2021, peacefully at his residence with his daughter by his side. He was 74 years old.
Jimmy was born May 27, 1947, to late Curtis Floyd and Mary Jacobs Lee. He attended First Pentecostal Holiness Church in Bennettsville. In his early years he worked at Case Farm Implement. He was a fire fighter for the City of Bennettsville, where he was awarded the Berry Belcher Award for his heroic measures as a First Responder. He also worked for years at Jimmy Long Oil. He later retired from the State. After retiring, he went home and enjoyed cooking, he was never more comfortable than when he was at the stove. Also, if it was broken, he could fix it.
He is leaves behind to cherish his loving memory; daughter, Gina Lee Pullie (Scott) of Latta, SC; son, Jimmy Lee Jr. of Bennettsville; brothers, Floyd Lee and Billy Lee (Lois) of Lake City, SC; sisters, Joann Holland of Florida and Betty Skipper of North Carolina; grandson, Kelsey Hudgins; great grandson, AJ Moore; numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held 4pm, Friday, November 19, 2021, at Burroughs Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 3-4pm at the funeral home just prior to the service.
***Gina would like to acknowledge the love and support that Jackie and Kelly Branch have given for many years as neighbors and family. ***
Memorials are suggested to The Bennettsville Fire Department / Fire Prevention, PO Box 1036, Bennettsville, SC 29512.
Online Condolences may be made @ www.bfhbennettsville.com.
Burroughs Funeral Home is honored to assist the Lee family.
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