Lawrence Russell Lee, Sr., 76 of Pomeroy, Ohio went home to be with the Lord on Friday, August 11, 2017.  He was born on January 14, 1941 in Pomeroy son of the late Charles and Phoeba Lee.

   He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Cora Wilson Lee; six children, Dianna (David) Roush, Kathy (Jeff) Kassell, Lawrence (Marilyn) Lee, Jr., Randy (Betty) Lee, Sandy (John) Miller, and Tracy (Sonja) Lee; a special nephew, Charles “Buddy” (Lola) Whittington; and special niece, Mary (Arthur) Tobin.

   He is also survived by 15 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; 2 sisters-in-law, Rachel Craig and Ida (Frank) Martin; brother-in-law, Charles (GiGi) Wilson; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

   In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 6 sisters, a brother and several nieces and nephews.

   Funeral services will be held at Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home in Middleport with Pastor Steve Little officiating on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at 2:00pm.  Burial will follow at Meigs Memory Gardens.  Visiting hours will be on Tuesday from 6:00 to 8:00pm at the funeral home.

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