Carlton Lee, 73, of Macclenny, died June 21. He was born in Moniac, Georgia to the late Frank J. Lee and Mamie Thrift Lee on September 7, 1937. He was a resident of Baker County since 2000, after moving from Jacksonville. Mr. Lee honorably served in the US Air Force and retired in 1999 after 40 years of service from Smurfit-Stone Corporation where he was a machinist. He loved hunting, fishing and the outdoors, and was predeceased by son Douglas Lee, and grandson Casey Lee.
Survivors include his loving wife of 43 years, Barbara Foran Lee; children Tim (Heidi) Lee of Macclenny, Mark (Holly) Lee of Macclenny, Michael David Lee of Charlotte, NC; brothers Clifford Lee of Macclenny; sister Minnie Yarbrough of Macclenny; grandchildren Jana Crews, Jeremy Lee, Jared Lee, Hannah Diggs; and nine great-grandchildren.
The funeral service will be held Friday, June 24 at noon at the First United Methodist Church in Macclenny with Pastor Tom Pope officiating. Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Jacksonville. The family will receive friends on Thursday, June 23 from 6:00-8:00 pm at the funeral home. Arrangements are under the direction of V. Todd Ferreira Funeral Services. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Community Hospice of Northeast Florida, 4266 Sunbeam Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32257.