EDWARD JEROME LEE, JR.
Edward “E.J.” Jerome Lee, Jr., passed away on May 12, 2019, in Kansas City, MO. Born on August 12, 1931 in Mansura, LA, he was the son of the late Edward Jerome and Mary (Sampson) Lee, Sr. He is also preceded in death by his late wife, Wilma (Harris) Lee, and stepson, Dale Reese (Edie). First wife, Ruth (Ravare) Wills, and their two children Edward Jerome Lee, III, and Nina Ward. Along with his second wife, Mary (LaBlance) Lee. His brothers: Cleo “Sunny” Lee, Joseph Lee, James Murray Lee, Sr. (Leola), Ervin Lee and Matthew Lee; and sisters-in-law: Elouise (Matthew) and Mary (Norward). Ed Lee is survived by his daughters: Mary “Bonnie” Lee of Kansas City, MO, Felicia Lee of Mesa, AZ, Stephanie Thomas of Houston, TX, Angel Lee of Huntsville, AL; and son Roman Lee LeBlanc (June) of Kansas City, MO. He is also survived by his two brothers: Norward Lee and Spelman Lee (Jane) of Mansura, LA; and two sisters: Dorothy Oliver (Wilbert) of Chicago, IL and Velma “Vie” Amos (Bobby) of Vandalia, OH. Along with a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00a.m. Friday, June 7, 2019 at Concord Fortress of Hope Church 11050 West Longview Parkway, Kansas City, Missouri.