Milton William Lee
Milton William Lee, known to many as “Capt. Milt”, died at the age of 76 years. Mr. Lee of Foley, Ala., passed away on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012, at UAB Medical Center in Birmingham. Milton was born Aug. 1, 1936, in Cullman County.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Marion and Beatrice Cutcher Lee. He was the fifth of nine children.
He was preceded in death by brothers, Verlin Lee; Walter Lee, Allen Lee and Holland Lee. He is survived by two brothers, Olen Hershel (Lois) Lee of Bend, Ore.; Paul Lee of Addison; Sisters, Patricia (Auburn) Baldwin-Nethery of Addison; Faye Lee of Cullman County.
Milton is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Maureen Patricia Jones Lee of Foley; and his three children, Suzanne Lee McDonald of PCB, Fla., Robert W. Lee of Crane Hill and Micheal A. Lee of Atlanta, Ga.; eight-grandchildren, Maria (Dustin) Quick, Megan (Brett) Fuller, Scott McDonald, Brooke (Wes) Ward, Ethan McDonald, Lukas Lee, Madison Lee and Michael W. Lee; five great-grandchildren, Dustin G. Jr. and Landen Memphis Quick, Payton and Kayden Fuller, and Kirra Lee McDonald; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends too numerous to mention.
Milton was a journeyman carpenter and a retired home-builder. He moved to Foley, Al in 1992. After retirement, he became a licensed USCG charter-boat captain and he also volunteered for 10 years with the Ft. Morgan VFD.
Milton was a member of Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church in Gulf Shores; a fourth degree member and past Grand Knight of Council 10903 Knights of Columbus, a Catholic service ministry. Milton held his Lord, faith, family and community dearest in his heart and strived to be a valuable asset to all.
Memorial services will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, at Moss-Service Funeral Home, the Rev. Kevin Baldwin officiating (www.mossservicefh.com). The funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 12, at Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church, Gulf Shores, the Rev. Robert W. Fulton officiating. Interment will follow in Pine Rest Cemetery, Foley.
Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
The Lee family would like to express their thanks and gratitude to all the family, dear friends, and medical personnel who helped make Milton’s last days peaceful and loving.
“They that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint.” — Isaiah 40:31
Milton William Lee
- Joyce Eleanor Zukowski
Alice ‘Faye’ Phillips Smith
Funeral services for Alice “Faye” Phillips Smith, 67, of Cullman will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 8, 2014, at Cullman Funeral Home Chapel, Bro. Bo Edmonds officiating, with interment in Cullman City Cemetery.
Britni Lynn Champagne
Funeral services for Britni Lynn Champagne, 32, of Cullman will be at 11 a.m. Friday, March 7, 2014, at Bowman’s Chapel Church, with interment in Hoaker Forest Lawn Cemetery in Slidell, La. A visitation and services will also be held in Louisiana.
Graveside services for Irene Haynes, 87, of Bremen will be at 1 p.m. Sunday, March 9, 2014, at Young Cemetery in Sparta, Tenn.
Tracy Jack Welch
Funeral services for Tracy Jack Welch, 84, of Hanceville will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 8, 2014, at Moss-Service Funeral Home Chapel, Bro. Ray Ponder officiating, with burial in Shelton Grove Cemetery.
Grace Beatrice Bryan Parker
Funeral services for Grace Beatrice Bryan Parker, 86, of Cullman will be at 1 p.m. Friday, March 7, 2014, at Cullman Funeral Home Chapel, Bros. Perry Knight, Steve Bryan and Dan Tomlinson officiating, with interment in Cullman City Cemetery.
Ruby Edmonds passed away Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at Cullman Regional Medical Center. She was 76 years old. She was born Aug. 12, 1937, to Delmer and Minnie Kilgo Twilley.
Britni Lynn Champagne
Funeral services for Britni Lynn Champagne, 32, of Cullman will be at 11 a.m. Friday, March 7, 2014, at Bowman’s Chapel Church, with burial in Slidell, La.
Edith Marie Thomas
Edith Marie Thomas, 77, of Mint Hill, N.C., passed away peacefully at Hospice of Union County Friday, Feb, 28, 2014. She was born June 16, 1936, in Hanceville, Ala. Edith was one of nine children and the daughter of the late Earl and Irene Kretzschmar. She was raised in Alabama, where she met her husband, Ed, and where many of her family and friends still reside. Edith and Ed have been active members of Morning Star Lutheran Church of Matthews for over 30 years. Edith enjoyed camping, sewing, gardening and going to yard sales.
Rev. Donald Lee Abbott
Funeral services for the Rev. Donald Lee Abbott, 69, of Hanceville will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 6, 2014, at New Prospect Baptist Church, the Revs. Ray Ponder and Wayne Williams officiating, with interment in church cemetery. The body will lie in state from 1 to 2 p.m. at the church.
- More Obituaries Headlines