Morris Lee


Westminster – Morris Roy Lee, 73, husband of Martha Frances Lee, passed away Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.


A native of Oconee County, he was the son of the late Newton Walker Lee Sr. and Viola Miller Lee. Morris formally worked at Beacon Manufacturing and retired from Timken as a tool die maker. Morris was a faithful member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church and a member of the Lions Club.


Morris is survived by his beloved wife, Martha Frances Lee of 50 years; daughter, Carol Cater and Ricky of Westminster; sisters, Juanita Woolbright of Walhalla, Libby Long and husband Marvin of Westminster, Maxine Goss and husband Lane of Toccoa, GA, and Elaine Winchester and husband Jerry of Walhalla; sister in law, Christine Lee of Toccoa, GA; three grandchildren, Matthew Lee of Westminster, Dustin Cater of Columbia, Will Cater (Corrin) of Spartanburg; and two great grandchildren, Peyton Lee and Mattie Lee of Westminster.


In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by brothers, Newton Lee Jr., Eugene Lee, David Lee; and sisters, Betty Holbrooks and Patsy Freeman.


A graveside service will be held 11:00am, Saturday, November 21st, 2020 at Coneross Baptist Church Cemetery. The body will lie in state at Sandifer Funeral Home in Westminster on Friday, November 20th, 10:00 am till 4:00 pm for those wishing to sign the guest registry book. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and concerns for the health of family and friends, Morris’s family ask that all who attend the service please wear face masks.


The family is at the residence. Flowers are accepted or memorials in Morris’s memory can be made to Wren Hospice, 1803 North Main Street, Suite B, Anderson, SC 29621 or ALS, 130 Gardeners Circle, PMB 622, Johns Island, SC 29455. Condolences may be expressed online by visiting