Archie C. Lee|
Archie C. Lee passed away peacefully on March 15, 2014, at the age of 92, after a brief illness.
He was born July 11, 1921, to Charles and Mable Lee of Akron.
He is survived by his loving wife of 67 years, Patricia (Talley). He was a graduate of Kenmore High School class of 1940 and worked at Firestone before joining the Coast Guard in 1942. After World War II he worked as a plumber with Union Local #219 until his retirement. He lived his retirement years in Davenport, Florida.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his two sisters, Clarace Crane and Edith Seese. He is survived by sister, Margery Brown of Uniontown, and David (Debra) of Georgia, Gary of Florida, Bonnie (Kevin) Jackson of Tennessee and Brian (Deneen) of Stow; seven grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
A private military service will be held at the Georgia Nation Cemetery in Canton, Georgia. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Longleaf Hospice, 2712 Lawrenceville Highway, Suite 200, Decatur, Georgia 30033.
Published in Akron Beacon Journal on Mar. 23, 2014