Garland Francis Lee, age 87, of Forest City, passed away Saturday, May 18, 2013.
A native of Rutherford County, he was the son of the late Walter and Florence Dixon Lee. He was retired from Cone Mills and of the Baptist faith.
He is survived by two daughters, Shirley Sims of Forest City and Nancy Virginia Lee of Forest City; three sons, Billy Lee of Forest City, Ricky Lee of Forest City, and Jackey Lee of Bostic; ten grandchildren; fourteen great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Avis Greene Lee.
Funeral services were held at Crowe’s Mortuary with Rev. Jerry Ruppe officiating. Interment followed in Eternal Hills Memorial Park.
Crowe’s Mortuary is serving the family.