Billie Gene Lee

Friday, January 12, 2018

Billie Gene Lee, 83, of Bloomfield, passed away at 8:54 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018 at his residence.

Born April 28, 1934 in Newberry, he was the son of Marion E. and Arvilla L. (Mayhu) Lee.

Billie worked for H & H Motors in Bloomfield. He later retired from Rollison Logging Equipment as parts manager.

Surviving relatives includ: one son, Bill E. Lee of Martinsville; one daughter, Becky L. (Lee) Henry of Worthington; his companion of almost 30 years, Anne Wilson of Bloomfield; three grandchildren, Heather Huff (Travis), Suzanne Short (Dan), Amy Evans (Thomas); and his great-grandchildren, Shelby Huff, Chloe Huff, Jersey Huff, Logan Short, Madison Short, Calie Evans, Macey Evans and Billie Evans.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Marion James Lee and Jackie Dean Lee; two sisters, Elva Joyce Wilkerson and Janet Elaine Lee; a son-in-law, Robert E. Henry; and his parents.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 16 at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield, with Thomas Evans officiating. Interment will follow in Marco cemetery.

Public visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home.

The family asks that all memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society.

Online condolences to the family are available at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com.