Thomas Gene Lee
Dr. Thomas Gene Lee died peacefully at his home in Trinity, Texas, on October 7 with Jimmie, the love of his life, by his side. He was born on September 21, 1943, in Call, Texas, and graduated Valedictorian from Kirbyville High School in 1962 then Lamar University in 1966, and University of Texas Dental School in 1970. He proudly served in the United States Army from 1970 to 1972 and then practiced dentistry in Willis from 1972 until his retirement in 2017.
He was preceded in death by his parents Selma A. (Bunk) Lee and Wanda Glenn Lee, his sister Glenda Sue Phillips and brother James Kenneth Lee. He is survived by his wife Jimmie Nell Lee, brothers Jerry Glenn Lee (Lana) of Magnolia Springs and Terry Lynn Lee (Eunice) of Kirbyville, son Michael David Lee (Kathrine) of Mount Vernon, daughters Barbara Diane Hand (John) of Victoria, Robin Amanda Brock (Tommy) of Spring, and Ashley Holmes McDonald (Mace) of Round Rock, grandchildren Corryn, Logan, Hannah, Alek, Samantha, Charlie, Nick, Joe, Zac, Luke, Alex, Drew, Jack, Devin and Knox, along with many beloved nephews, nieces, and friends who were just like family.
Dr. Lee's family wish to extend deepest gratitude to the nurses, CNAs, chaplains, and staff of Traditions Hospice of Crockett and Hospice Source Medical Equipment of Lufkin.
A Celebration of Life for Dr. Thomas Lee will be held on Saturday, October 13, at Calvary Baptist Church, 1135 US Hwy 190 East, Huntsville. Visitation will begin at 10:00am followed by a service at 11:00am.
In lieu of flowers, Mrs. Lee would like for you to consider a donation to Pure Hope Foundation, a 501c3 non-profit founded by their son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Kathrine, for the purpose of strengthening families and restoring survivors of sex trafficking.
Published on October 9, 2018


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