OBITUARY: James Arnold Lee


James Arnold Lee, age 83, passed away on March 30, 2024.

He was born on September 10, 1940 in Cookeville, Tennessee to the late Mary and Alec Lee.

James is also preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Beverley Ann Lee.

James is survived by his children, Tina Lee and Troy Lee (Teresa); grandchildren, Ryan Lee (Lorie), Brandy Jones (Zack), Alec Lee (Hannah), and Donovan Wilson; great-grandchildren, Brooklyn Jones, Lyla Jones, Sadye Jones, Adriane Lee, Chloey Lee, and Natalia Lee; and sister, Virginia Bennett.

During his 35-year career with the Ford Nashville Glass Plant, James showed his commitment and strong work ethic. Outside of work, James had a variety of hobbies that brought him joy. He enjoyed fishing, creating intricate wood hand carvings, old western movies, playing poker, and riding his beloved Harley. James was a devoted family man who will be dearly missed.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, April 4, 2024 from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. with a Celebration of Life Service beginning at 3:00 p.m. at Hendersonville Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Caris Hospice.


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