Christopher Nelson Lee, Sr., 33 of Grantsboro, passed away on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. Mr. Lee was born on September 14, 1984 in Craven County, NC. He worked as a commercial fisherman.
Surviving include his mother Lisa Rice Hess and her husband Charlie, his father Nelson Lee, Jr., his daughters Kylie Lee and Jocelyn Lee; his sons: Christopher Lee, Jr. and Tristan Lee; his sisters Dana Nicole Lee of Grantsboro and Sommer Brooke Lee of Bayboro; his maternal grandparents Carolyn Rice of Alliance and the late Frederick Rice, his paternal grandparents Dorothy and Nelson Lee of Hobucken; and many extended family members.
A Celebration of Mr. Lee’s life will be held at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 in Hobucken Methodist Church with Rev. Earl Sadler Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in the Barnett Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church prior to the service beginning at 12:00 PM and at all other times at his mother’s home, 5 Lester Pond Road in Grantsboro. Donations may be made to assist the family with final expenses by clicking on the donation link on the left or by contacting the funeral home. Sawyer Funeral Home is serving the Lee family.