Carl Franklin Lee

Walhalla, SC — Carl Franklin Lee, 92, husband of the late Laura Edna Dover Lee, of 140 Chalmers Mountain Road, Walhalla, passed away, Monday, February 12, 2018, at Lila Doyle Nursing Home.


A native of Walhalla, SC, Mr. Lee was the son of the late Austin and Lela Orr Lee. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and later retired from the U.S. Postal Service. Mr. Lee was a life member of the Walhalla Volunteer Fire Department. He was a member of Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church where he also served as treasurer and a deacon.


Mr. Lee is survived by his sons: Sam Lee (Janie) of Walhalla and Jerry Lee (Donna) of Seneca; brothers: Jack Lee of Walhalla and Ray Lee of Walhalla; two grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.


In addition to his wife and parents, Mr. Lee is preceded in death by brothers: Ervin Lee, Clarence Lee, Ralph Lee and Austin Lee; sisters: Viola Beatty, Ruth Edwards and Agnes Oliver; and grandson: Toney Wilson.


Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM, Wednesday, February 14, 2018, at Davenport Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow at Oconee Memorial Park.


The family will receive friends from 1:00 – 2:00 PM, prior to the service, at Davenport Funeral Home.


The family would like to thank the staff of Lila Doyle for their caring and compassion for the last 2 years.


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church, 253 Oconee Station Rd, Walhalla, SC 29691.


The family is at their respective homes.