Mr. David Ronald Lee, Jr., affectionately known as “Jr.” and “Bubba”, age 51, of Yulee passed away on Monday evening, April 4, 2016.
Born in Jacksonville, he was one of five children and the only son born to Maxine Fipps Lee and the late David Ronald Lee Sr. David’s family remained in Jacksonville until moving to Nassau County in the mid to late 1970s. After settling in Nassau County, David attended Yulee Middle School and Fernandina Beach High School. He worked as a Steel worker with Peebles Construction and installed Drywall and Insulation with Donnie Delaney Construction before joining ITT Rayonier where he worked as a Crane Operator in the Chip Plant for many years.
David’s family recalls his love of rebuilding bicycles, fishing, time spent with his family and his dogs. He possessed a tender heart and was always anxious to help others.
David’s father preceded in him in death.
He leaves behind his daughter, Ashley Marie Sutton – Lee, Thomasville, GA, his mother, Maxine Musgrove and her husband, Alton, Yulee, FL, four sisters, Bonita Dickson (David), Jacksonville, FL, Debra Zeluff (Robert), Yulee, FL, Ronda Ivey (Randy), Middleburg, FL, Anita Oliver, step sisters, Gwen Mixon (Ronny), Yulee, FL, Edith Link, Kingsland, GA, a step brother, Billy Musgrove, Jax., FL and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 am on Friday, April 8, 2016 in the Burgess Chapel of Oxley Heard with Reverend Frank Camarotti, officiating.
Mr. Lee will be laid to rest in Greenpine Cemetery.
His family will receive friends on Friday, at the funeral home, from 10:00 am until the hour of service.