Douglas Lee Obituary, Death – Douglas Wayne Lee, a beloved father, brother, grandfather, and friend, passed away on July 9, 2023, at the age of 65, leaving behind a legacy of love and cherished memories. His departure fills our hearts with deep sorrow as we mourn the loss of a remarkable man. We invite you to offer your condolences in the guestbook as we come together to support his grieving family. Born on September 18, 1957, Douglas was the cherished son of J. B. Lee and Frances Lee. He grew up alongside his siblings, Melvin Lee, Harold Lee, and Brenda Sanford, in a home filled with love and laughter.
Douglas faced life’s challenges with a resilient spirit and a warm heart, always there to lend a helping hand to those in need. Douglas will be forever remembered and dearly missed by his children, John Lee, Tonya Wilson, and Jessica Gaines. He was a devoted and loving father, providing guidance, support, and endless love throughout their lives. His dedication and commitment to his family were unparalleled, leaving an indelible mark on their hearts. In addition to his children, Douglas is survived by his sister, Gloria Sanford, who shared a special bond with him throughout their lives.
Their connection brought joy and strength to both of them, nurturing a deep sibling bond that will endure. Douglas also leaves behind a cherished legacy through his beloved grandchildren, Justin Lee, Mitchell Gaines, Aden Aretino, Bryson Aretino, Evelyn Clark, J. B, Olivia Munson, and Summer Wilson. His love and presence will forever resonate in their lives, serving as a beacon of inspiration and guidance. Relatives, friends, and acquaintances are invited to attend the visitation, which will be held on Sunday, July 16th, 2023, from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Pace-Stancil Funeral Home & Cemetery, located at 303 E Crockett St, Cleveland, TX 77327.
A graveside service will take place on Monday, July 17th, 2023, at 10:00 AM at the Pool Cemetery, situated at 24143 FM 149, Richards, TX 77873. This will be a time for loved ones to gather, pay their final respects, and bid farewell to Douglas as he embarks on his eternal journey. Douglas Wayne Lee will be remembered as a kind-hearted individual who touched the lives of those around him with his warmth and compassion. His presence will be deeply missed, but his memory will forever live on in the hearts of all those who had the privilege of knowing him. May his soul rest in eternal peace.