Rader Funeral Home - Kilgore, TX


Glen Lacy Lee
September 24, 2018
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Services for Glen Lee, 96, of Kilgore will be 11:00 am Friday, September 28, 2018, at the Chapel of Rader Funeral Home with Revs. Bill Blanks and Jeneille LaGrone officiating. Visitation will be 10-11 am Friday, September 28, 2018 prior to the funeral service at Rader Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Hickory Grove Cemetery. Mr. Lee passed away Monday, September 24, 2018, in Longview.

Glen was born June 7, 1922, in Kilgore to Claude W. and Mamie Lacy Lee. He graduated from Kilgore High School in 1941. On November 29, 1941, he married Melba Ellzey and they were married 76 years. They were the first couple to marry in the current sanctuary of the First Christian Church of Kilgore. They remained active members of that church all their lives. Glen proudly served his country in the Navy during World War II and worked as a foreman for Sabine Pipe & Supply for 37 years. In 1962, he opened Glen Lee’s Violin Shop. He could repair any violin and people would send them from all over for him to fix. Glen and his shop were even featured on an episode of Texas Country Reporter. Glen will be truly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Glen is preceded in death by his wife, Melba; brother, Hollis Lee; and a sister, Ruth Drawhorn.
He is survived by two sons, Ronnie Lee and his wife, Barbara of Kilgore, Mike Lee and his wife, Nancy of Lake Cherokee; seven grandchildren, Cindy Lee of Wylie, Angela Clausen of Lewisville, Donna Laborde of Longview, Karen Reed of Longview, Richard Lee of Longview, David Lee of Round Rock, Christina Hare of Flower Mound; fourteen great-grandchildren; one great great grandchild, several nieces and nephews.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First Christian Church of Kilgore, 609 East Main Street, Kilgore, Texas 75662.




Glen Lacy Lee
September 24, 2018
 
Visitation Schedule
Rader Funeral Home Chapel of Kilgore
401 North Martin Street
Kilgore, TX  75662
Friday, September 28, 2018
10:00 ~ 11:00 a.m.
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Service Schedule
Chapel Service
Chapel at Rader Funeral Home
401 N. Martin St.
Kilgore, TX  75662
Friday, September 28, 2018
11:00 a.m.
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Burial Schedule
Hickory Grove Cemetery
4239 C.R. 284 East
Kilgore, TX  75662
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Memorial Contributions
First Christian Church of Kilgore
609 East Main Street
Kilgore, TX 75662

 

 

 

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