Ronny Wayne Lee
Ronny Wayne Lee, 61 of Benton, Kentucky died on Thursday, June 13, 2013, at his residence in Benton, Kentucky. He was a member of the Briensburg Missionary Baptist Church, United Steel Workers local 665, and was past president of Dugout Club of Marshall County Baseball and was past president of the Marshall County Backboard Club. He was and extremely caring, loving, helpful, and hardworking man. He retired from General Tire.
He is survived by his wife, Donna (Free) Lee of Benton, KY, one son, Russell Wayne Lee, wife Johnna Michelle of Brookport, IL, one daughter, Malissa Gail Smothers, husband Jason Wells of Benton, KY; one brother, Tommy Lee of Paducah, KY; two sisters, Joyce Stinnett of Kuttawa, KY, Peggy McMullin of Benton, KY; and five grandchildren, Payton Lee Smothers, Hayden Russell Lee, Dawson Thomas Smothers, Talon Wayne Smothers, and Jackson Allen Lee.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Elwood Lee and Norma (Fritz) Lee; and brother, Richard Lee.
Visitation will be held between the hours of 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Saturday, June 15, 2013, at Collier Funeral Chapel, 211 West 5th St., Benton, Kentucky.
Funeral service will be held Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 3:30 p.m in the chapel of the Collier Funeral Chapel, Benton, KY, with Bro. Rick D. Miller, Bro. Joe Thorn, and Bro. Kyle Reeder officiating.
Interment will follow the service in the Briensburg Cemetery, Benton, KY.