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1945 Donald 2020

Donald Lee, Sr.

March 6, 1945 — December 16, 2020


-Guyton- Mr. Donald Earnest Lee, Sr., 75, passed away at his residence on Wednesday, December 16, 2020.

Mr. Donald was born in Savannah, Georgia on March 6, 1945 to Dessy James and Allie Faye Lee. For many years Donald was a diesel mechanic, owning and operating Lee’s Diesel Service with his brother. He loved listening to country music, watching western movies, and building model cars. Above all, he loved spending time with his family and adoring his grandchildren and great grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Carrie Lounetta Anderson; parents, Dessy James and Allie Faye Lee; son, Donald Ernest Lee, Jr.; sister, Angie Sweat; and brother, Jimmy Lee.

Survivors include: his daughters, Donna Lee Weeks of Guyton, and Patty Ruiz (Mike) of Savannah; sister, Belinda Bull (David) of Port Wentworth; brothers, Larry Lee of Georgia, Stevie Lee (Pia) of Statesboro, and Russell Lee (Jackie) of Garden City; and 7 grandchildren and a number of great grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at 2pm on Sunday, December 20, 2020, at Lower Black Creek Cemetery.

Riggs Funeral Home will be in charge of all arrangements.

To send flowers to the family in memory of Donald Lee, Sr., please visit our flower store.

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