Aubrey Lee, 86, of Greenville

Lee-AubreyGREENVILLE, KY., — Aubrey Lee, 86, of Greenville passed away on Sunday, October 27, 2019. He was born on December 19, 1932 near New Cypress to William Yost and Fanny Elizabeth Lee. He grew up in the Cave Springs community and was a member of Cave Spring Missionary Baptist Church. He attended Sharon General Baptist Church for over 50 years. He worked at Ford Motor Company, General Motors, Inland Steel, and Flag Drilling. For most of his career, he worked at Peabody Coal Company, Sinclair Surface Mine as a welder and machinist. After retiring from Peabody, he worked outages at Tennessee Valley Authority Paradise Fossil Plant. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, an infant son Michael Bruce Lee, 1 brother William Lee and 1 sister Ila Lee Grace.

He Is survived by his wife of 68 years Ovenia Lee, 2 daughters and sons-in-law Diann and Ron Corbin, Debbie and Dave Gilmore, 3 grandchildren and their spouses Kendonna and Richard Brannin, Brian and Brandi Corbin, Erika and Jordan Dukes, 4 great granddaughters Brianna, Brilee, Alie Beth, and Claire.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 2pm from Gary’s Funeral Home by Reverend Darren Pentecost with burial to follow in Cave Springs Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery.

Visitation will be held on Monday, October 28, 2019 between 5pm and 8pm at Gary’s Funeral Home in Greenville and on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 after 9am.  

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