Alex Lee Jr.(1945 - 2014)

Alex Lee, Jr.

MANSFIELD: Alex Lee, Jr., 69, of Mansfield, passed away Friday, February 14, 2014 at MedCentral Mansfield Hospital.

Alex was born on January 23, 1945, in Columbus, MS, to Alex L., Sr. and Lillie Whitfield Lee. He retired from Mansfield Foundry and attended Jesus of Nazareth Church of God in Christ. Alex enjoyed fishing, gardening, and working on cars, and was very handy repairing things.

Alex is survived by his wife of over 44 years, Susie Lee; four children, Alex Lee, III of Atlanta, GA, Mark Lee, Sr. of Columbus, OH, Therisa Lee of Mansfield, and Beverly Jefferson of Columbus, MS; three grandchildren, Jazmine Lee and Mark Lee, Jr. of Columbus, OH, and Jamal Lee of Sannford, FL; and one brother, Johnnie Lee of Columbus, MS.

Alex was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Joe Lee, and two sisters, Odessa Skipwith and Rosie Hughes.

Calling hours will be from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Saturday, February 22, 2014 at New Community Church of God in Christ, 338 Harker Street, Mansfield. Funeral services will follow at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Henry J. Bradley officiating. Burial will take place in Mansfield Cemetery.

Werner-Gompf Funeral Services, LTD. is handling the funeral arrangements.

Online condolences may be made at


Funeral Home

Werner-Gompf Funeral Services Ltd
1106 Park Ave E Mansfield, OH 44905
(419) 525-1200

Published in the News Journal on Feb. 19, 2014