Robert Newton Lee • January 20, 2021
Robert Newton Lee, 84, of Pensacola died January 20, 2021.
He was born to Harvey and Mary Alice Lee in Hattiesburg, MS and has been a resident in the Pensacola area for 50 years. Robert was a member of Olive Baptist Church where he attended the Men’s Sunday School Class. He also was a member of Sam’s Camping Group. “Granddaddy is the most genuine, kind-hearted and easy on the eyes; the best person I have ever known.”
Robert is preceded in death by Bennie Lee, David Lee and Leon Lee.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 59 years, Peggy Sue Lee; son, Robert B. Lee; daughter, Melissa S. Lee; granddaughters, Jessica Lee, Alexis Albeck; great granddaughters, Angelina Grace Lee, Ariana Lee; great grandson, Anthony Lee; brother, Albert Lee and sister, Sue Ausborne.
The family would like to thank the nurses and doctors of West Florida Hospital for making his last days as comfortable as possible and to all of their friends for their support and prayers.
Funeral services took place 12:00pm Monday, February 20, 2021 at Pensacola Memorial Gardens Funeral Home.
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