Leon R. Lee, Sr.
Leon R. Lee, Sr. born in Albany, Louisiana and a resident of Denham Springs, Louisiana passed away at his home on October 3, 2022 at the age of 90. Leon was a Sergeant in the Army, served for 10 years and was in the Korean Conflict. He was also a member of the Local Union 995. Leon was married to the love of his life, Barbara, on November 19, 1959. They were married for 60 years until her passing in May of 2020. He had a green thumb and loved to spend his time gardening. He grew many things but his tomatoes were the best. Leon loved his family and his four-legged companion Layla. He will be missed dearly by all those who knew and loved him. He Is survived by his children Karen Lee(Clayton), Susan Lee(Duane), Grandchildren; Leon R. Lee III(Angela), Christopher Elgin, John Lee, Chad Elgin(Amy), Sarah Lee, Delayne, Brayli, Brooke Ella Lee and 13 great grandchildren as well as numerous nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his wife Barbara W. Lee, parents; Ernest Lee and Florence Watkins Lee, Son, Leon R. Lee, Jr. and brothers Nolan and Eugene Lee. Visitation will take place at Seale Funeral Home in Denham Springs on Thursday October 6, 2022 from 9:00 AM until services at 11:00 AM burial will follow in Felders Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Leon R. Lee III, Christopher Elgin, Chad Elgin, Colton Lee, Micah Tipitt, and Milton Lee.