Jesse Elton LeeSeptember 27, 1918 ~ March 2, 2017 (age 98)
Jesse Elton Lee, age 98 of Fountain Run, KY passed away Thursday, March 2, 2017 in Scottsville, KY. Elton was born Friday, September 27, 1918 in Macon County, TN, son of the late Harley Winfred and Bennie Usom (Williams) Lee. He married Sylvia Lanelle Huskisson November 23, 1942 in Barren County, KY. He was a Carpenter, Farmer, made Molasses from Sugarcane he grew, Truck Driver for Sprowl Lumber Co. and was a member of the Fountain Run Church of Christ. He was a WWII Army Veteran.
Funeral services for Elton Lee will be conducted Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m. from the Chapel of the Fountain Run Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Union Cemetery. He was preceded in death by his parents, two sons, Jerry & George Michael Lee, four brothers, Paul, Carmel (Bud), Dewey & Elmer Lee & sister, Fannie Lee Jones.
Survivors include his wife of 74 years, Sylvia Lanelle (Huskisson) Lee of Fountain Run, sons, Allen Lee of Phoenix, AZ & Eric Lee & wife Donna Haynes of Glasgow, daughters, Ann Steenbergen, and husband, Charlie of Scottsville, KY, Jan Sides, of Topeka, IL, and Marietta Lee of Fountain Run, sister, Margie Zelma Snyder & husband Vernon of Joelton, TN; 10 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
Visitation with the family will be Saturday, March 4, from 10 A.M.-2:00 P.M. at Fountain Fun Funeral Home.