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Cemetery

Roselawn Memorial Gardens

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Visitation

Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
Sunday October 27th, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Funeral Service

Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
Monday October 28th, 2019
2:00pm

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Ernest Jackson "E.J." Lee

Ernest Jackson “E.J.” Lee, Jr. , 73, passed away on Friday, October 25, 2019 at his home. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM, Monday, October 28, 2019 at Wilkerson Funeral Home with Dr. Lance Cole officiating. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens with military graveside rites performed by the Rockingham County Honor Guard. E.J. was born in Rockingham County to the late Ernest Jackson Lee and Mattie Bell Evans Lee. He served his country in the US Navy during the Vietnam conflict. He was known as being a talker and story teller. Before starting his grading and construction business he was formerly a co-owner of King and Lee Exon Service Station. He taught concealed carry classes and was a very talented pianist. Family was very important to him. It was evident in his devotion as a husband, father and grandfather. He is survived by his wife, Ann Lee; children, Carol Moore, Tony Lee, Monica Lee Sanchez and husband, Ray; grandchildren, Kaleb Jarrell, Benjamin and Dominick Sanchez; sister, Wanda Manley and husband, Vernon; nephew, Shane Manley; niece, Brandy Joyner; as well as many extended family members. The family will receive friends at Wilkerson Funeral Home on Sunday, October 27th from 6:00 – 8:00 PM and other times at the residence.


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A candle was lit in memory of Ernest Lee

BENNY AND SANDRA MANLEY Oct 31 2019 3:04 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Ernest Lee

Bernard & Linda Andrews Oct 28 2019 3:08 PM

So sorry of EJ's passing, my friend. He certainly loved you Ann, and all the family. He was well liked and loved by many people. E.J. will so be missed by all.

Linda and Bruce O'Daniel Oct 27 2019 3:39 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Ernest Lee

Linda and Bruce O'Daniel Oct 27 2019 3:37 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Ernest Lee

Alice Setliff Oct 27 2019 2:38 PM

EJ was a pleasant person. So sorry for your loss. All of you are in my prayers.

Jill M Langley Oct 27 2019 12:16 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Ernest Lee

Helen Cassada Oct 27 2019 11:37 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Ernest Lee

Henry & Nancy Link Oct 26 2019 11:12 PM

Wanda and Family, we are so sorry to hear about EJ, But we know the Heavens are Rejoicing. Your Mama and Daddy are sitting on the second pee, and my Daddy is there on the third pew, listening to EJ playing the piano. What a Wonderful Day That Will Be

Janice Childrey Oct 26 2019 9:40 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Ernest Lee

Janice Childrey Oct 26 2019 9:17 PM

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