James Leonard Lee, 74, died on May 18, 2018, in Stillwater, Oklahoma. A Graveside Service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 25, 2018, at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Strode Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
He was born on July 2, 1943, to Leonard Lee and Eidith (Leidall) Lee in Lamoure, North Dakota.
He was united in marriage in 1973 to Freda Mae Elkins in Stillwater, Oklahoma.
He served honorably in the Navy. After his service in the military, he went on to be a skilled and beloved carpenter. Above all, he was a family man who loved his family dearly.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Freda, and his daughter, Ginny Lockett.
He is survived by his son, Sam Lee; daughter-in-law, Shanna Lee; six grandchildren, Zach Lee, Hannah Barbara, Rebecca Lee, LaDarian Lockett, Jasmine Lockett, Loyalty Lockett, and Kacey Reid; three sisters, Sharon Larson, Lavon Dardis, Jane Kanwischer, and their respective families.
Condolences may be emailed to the family and an online obituary may be viewed by visiting www.strodefh.com