James Clifford Lee, 75, of Ooltewah, went home to be with the Lord Thursday, December 27, 2018. James was born September 10, 1943 to Welford and Rose Lee. He was of the Baptist faith, and was the co-owner of Precision Heating and Air with Denny R. Baker for more than 30 years.
James was preceded in death by his parents Welford Ira Lee and Rose Warren Lee, and his son James Christopher Lee.
Survivors include his loving wife of 56 years, Mary Gaylor Lee, son Jeff (Anita) Lee of Ooltewah, brothers Larry (Barbara) Lee of Fort Oglethorpe and Kenneth Griffith of Nevada, sister Wanda (Norman) Kirley of Georgetown, TN, grandchildren Derek Lee, Dustin Lee, Dylan Lee, Kaitlin Lee and Jessica Lee, great grandchildren Ashton Matthews and Ryder Lee, and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held 1 PM Monday in the funeral home chapel with Reverend Sanford DeBerry officiating.
Interment will be in Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Park.
Visit www.heritagebattlefield.com to view the memorial tribute and share words of comfort with the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, Chattanooga Food Bank, and Hospice of Chattanooga.
The family will receive friends 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM Sunday and 11-1 PM Monday at Heritage Funeral Home & Crematory, Battlefield Parkway.