Kenneth Lamar Lee


Kenneth "Kenny Lee of Nashville Tennessee” Lamar Lee,63, of Cartersville, Ga passed away peacefully Wednesday, July 4, 2018.  Kenny was born September 16, 1954 to Mr. Fred Lee and Mrs. Catherine Whitener Lee in Bartow County, GA.

Kenny was a great lover of country and gospel music. He played several instruments but the piano was his favorite. Kenny loved to work in the yard, building things and driving big trucks. Kenny worked for Georgia Southern Transportation for over 19 years. He loved his children, grandchildren, special great-granddaughter, Sonny Hopkins, father, mother, step daughters and his loving wife of 27 years, Martha Hufstetler Dover Lee. All those who knew and loved Kenny will truly miss him.

Kenny is preceded in death by his mother.

Kenny is survived by his wife, Martha Hufstetler Dover Lee, sons;  Kenneth Lee Jr., Justin Lee Sr.,  daughters; Felecia Lee, Brandy Bryant, Sheryl Dover and Stacey Dover Halyard, numerous grandchildren and one great grandchild, father, Fred Roland Lee, brother, R.D. Lee and sister, Sarah (J.A.) Martin.  Several nieces and nephews also survive.

A funeral service for Kenny Lee will be conducted Saturday, July 7, 2018 at three o'clock in the afternoon at Church of God of Prophecy, 337 North Gilmer Street, Cartersville, GA 30120 with the Revs. Phillip Chapman and Ricky Kelley officiating. Kenny will lie in state from two o’clock until the service hour.  Serving as pallbearers will be: Troy Hufstetler Sr., Troy Hufstetler Jr., Scott Timms, J. A. Martin, David Whitener and John Brown. Serving as honorary pallbearers will be: Dalton Halyard, Justin Lee Jr. and Daniel Height. Interment will follow the service at Center Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Friday, July 6, 2018 at Owen Funeral Home from six o'clock in the evening until nine.

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Mr. Lee is in the care of Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, Cartersville, GA.