02/02/18 — NELSON ELI LEE

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Oct. 5, 1947-Jan. 31, 2018

Nelson Eli Lee, 70, Princeton, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018, at Wake Medical Center of heart failure. He was surrounded by his family.

He was born Oct. 5, 1947, to the late Joe Raymond Lee and Lena Mae Olive Lee of Brogden.

The funeral will be held at Casey Funeral Home chapel Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018, at 3 p.m., with the Rev. Jack Booth officiating. Burial will take place at Progressive Church Cemetery immediately following the service.

He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Peggy Game Lee; sons, Craig Lee and wife, Sandy Lee, of San Antonio, Texas, and William Joseph Lee of Dallas, Texas; three grandchildren, Morgan, Jake and Connor Lee of San Antonio, Texas; sisters, Sara Pat McCullough and husband, Wayne, of Fayetteville and Kathy Hodge and husband, Jerry, of Selma; brother, Danny Joe and wife, Carla, of Stantonsburg; as well as many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at Casey Funeral Home chapel.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.caseyfh.com.


Published in Obituaries on February 2, 2018 8:05 AM