1976 ~ 2019
Date of Death: April 22, 2019
In profound sadness, the staff of Veasley Funeral Home & Cremations, Inc. want to express our sincere condolences to the Lee family. Willie's earthly temple is now resting in the care of Rowell-Parish Mortuary. Revelations 21:4 says "And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death; nor sorrow, nor crying, neither shall their be anymore pain, for the former things are passed away." Be assured that in the days ahead you will surely gain strength from the memories of Mr. Willie Lee.
Derrick Veasley ~ Director
Henry Veasley ~ Director
Pastor E.C. Maltbia ~ Chaplain
Willie Douglas David Lee III, 42, son of the late David Lee and Sally (Swait) Lee of Fort Coffee, Oklahoma was born on June 15, 1976 in Detroit, Michigan. The family moved to Fort Coffee, Oklahoma in 1977.
Willie attended school in Spiro, Oklahoma. In 1995, Willie became paralyzed, but he did not allow his condition to stop his outlook on life. He received an Associate’s Degree in Business Administration from Rodgers State University Class of 2001. He also received a Bachelor’s Degree from Franklin University in 2003.
Willie, using his voice and the computer, began a home-based business as an independent distributor of wellness and weight management products from 2006 to 2009. In 2010, he started Broad Reach-E Marketing, Inc. until 2012.
Willie moved to Pocola Health & Rehab in Pocola, Oklahoma, where he was elected Resident Council President.
Willie made his transition on April 22, 2019. He leaves to cherish his loving memories, two aunts; Lorene Lee of Detroit, Michigan, and Gladys Quince of Southfield, Michigan, and a host of cousins, family, and friends.
Graveside service will be 12 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at the Fort Coffee Cemetery in Fort Coffee, Oklahoma under the direction of Rowell-Parish Mortuary in Fort Smith, Arkansas.
Family visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, April 29, 2019 at Rowell-Parish Mortuary.