Lee Ernest Middleton Sr.

Lee Ernest

Middleton Sr.

Lee Ernest Middleton Sr. (Coach), born November, 17, 1933, Collerine, Alabama was called to his heavenly home to take his rest which he expired on March 14, 2013 his work down here is done he have finished the course cross the finish line to glory. He was a true faithful dedicated soldier.

He did construction work for over thirty-years with a Southern Roofing Company helped build many buildings, churches, etc. until his health began to fail but he always willing to do what he can to help somebody. He loved baseball, fishing, his heart was dedicated to ushering he loved that the most being a doorkeeper for the Lord.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lula & Tom Middleton, 6 brothers & 2 daughters.

He leaves behind his Devoted son Rev. Lee Ernest Jr. (Lucille), Devoted Daughter, Ineace Middleton-Matthews and Min. Jerome Matthews , Debra (Charles) Culliver, Mary (Ricky) Atwood, Gail Middleton, Keyanna Middleton, Tonia (Andre) Buchanan, Ernestine Middleton, Roger Middleton, Ernest Lee Middleton, Willie Middleton, Arroney Reed, Antonio Middleton, Henry Rudolph, 2 brothers, many other family and friends, a devoted granddaughter Latonya Mitchell Black-Gail, a devoted grandson Lee Ernest Middleton III (popeye), 2 brothers, 37 grandchildren, 52, great-grandchildren, some great-great grand children, nieces, nephews, and a host of other family and friends.

Services will be at 1pm on March 23rd at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Tyler Hardeman pastor officiating.

Viewing will be held from 12:00 noon till 9:00 pm on Friday. Burial at Rest Haven Cemetery.

Joe Morris and Son Funeral Home entrusted.

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Published in Pensacola News Journal on Mar. 22, 2013