POWDERLY, KY - Donnie Wayne Lee Jr., 41, of Powderly, passed away Friday, February 3, 2012 at the Owensboro Medical Health System.

He was born March 15, 1970 in Muhlenberg County, was a self employed carpet layer and attended the Lone Star Gen. Baptist Church in Greenville. He is preceded in death by his father, Donnie Wayne Lee Sr. and his step father, Jimmy English.

Survivors include his wife, Cathy Covington Lee of Powderly, sons, Tyler Lee of Greenville and Bret Jernigan of Central City, daughter, Whisper Lee of Powderly, grandchildren, Lily Lee and Cane Jernigan, mother, Patsy Davis of Cleaton, brothers, David Shelton and Timothy Shelton both of Louisville and Curtis Shelton of Alabama, half brother, Wendell Shelton Jr. of Central City, step sisters, Reba Avery and Angela Baize both of Nelson Creek, Teresa Tingle of Central City and Tabitha Wells of Drakesboro, step brothers, Jimmy English and Harold English both of Drakesboro.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM, Tuesday, February 7, 2012 at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City conducted by Rev. Tony Shanks with burial to follow in the Lone Star Cemetery in Greenville. Visitation will be after 5:00 PM Monday and after 8:00 AM Tuesday at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy to take the form of donations to the Donnie Lee Jr. Memorial Fund, c/o Tucker Funeral Home, P.O. Box 548, Central City, KY 42330. Envelopes available at the funeral home.

Posted on 2/2/14

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