Malcolm C. Lee, Sr.

August 26, 2020

Malcolm C. “Sam” Lee, Sr., age 84, of Atmore, AL, passed away on August 21, 2020, in Bay Minette, AL. He was born on April 22, 1936, in Pensacola, FL to the late Billy Washington and Mattie Reed Lee. He served 34 years combined service in the United States Navy, Army National Guard, Alabama Army National Guard and the Army Reserves. He was employed with Escambia County Department of Corrections for 13 years and the Escambia County Sheriff’s Department for 12 years.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Margaret McCullough Lee; two sets of twin infant children; his parents and his siblings, Mac Lee, Margaret “Sis” Lee and Billy Ray Lee.

He is survived by two sons, Malcolm “Sammy” Lee, Jr. of Atmore, AL and Scott (Donna) Lee of Atmore, AL; two daughters, Lisa Lee (Mark) Peacock of Silverhill, AL and Teresa Lee (Jim) Mauldin of Loxley, AL; 13 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Monday, August 24, 2020, at Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Doug Odom and Bro. Mark Peacock officiating.

Interment was at McCullough Cemetery in McCullough, AL.

Active pallbearers will be the Escambia County Alabama Sheriff’s Department Honor Guard.

Honorary pallbearers will be Tanner Norman, Roderick Farrington, Austin Lee, Kyle McGhee, Nicholas Mills, Tyler Moser and Jacob Lee.

For the safety of you and others, please practice social distancing requirements, though wearing a facial mask is strongly encouraged.

Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.


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