Julian Ward Lee, 84, of Norwood, NC, passed away on Wednesday January 3, 2018 at CHS- Stanly. His funeral service will be 2 PM Saturday January 6, 2018 in the Stanly Funeral & Cremation Care Chapel with Rev. Allen Bingham officiating. Burial will follow in the Wightman UMC Cemetery in Polkton, NC. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 12:30 PM until 2:00 PM prior to the hour of the service.
Julian was born December 25, 1933 in Anson County, NC and was the son of the late Ray T. Lee and Isabell Parker Lee. He was a lifelong Farmer and a Veteran of the U.S Army. Mr. Lee never met a stranger and showed Gods love throughout his life.
Mr. Lee was married to Joyce Goforth Lee of the home for 57 years. Other survivors include three daughters, Daphne Sprayberry (Kevan) of Cleveland, TN, Cindy Bingham (Allen) of Rockingham, NC, and Sharon L. Huggins (Randy) of Norwood, NC, brother Frank Lee, two sisters Dorothy Gaddy and Marilyn Mitchum, five grandchildren, Nathan Sprayberry, Ann Bingham, William Bingham, Michelle Huggins and Andrew Huggins, also, Walter and Cindy Gaddy who were special friends and were considered family.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorials be made to: Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina, https://www.secondharvestmetrolina.org/donation or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, https://www.stjude.org/.