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Official Obituary of

John Lee, Jr.

June 29, 1965 ~ February 9, 2024 (age 58) 58 Years Old
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John Lee, Jr. Obituary

John Lee, Jr. was born June 29, 1965 to the late Bernice McCastle and John Lee, Sr. He went home to be with Jesus February 9, 2024.

John was raised by his grandmother, Christine Earvine, whom he affectionately called Madea and Alfonzo Earvine, who was "Daddy". He attended Stuttgart schools and was a 1985 graduate of Stuttgart High.

He accepted Jesus as his Savior early in life at First Baptist Church under the leadership of Reverend D L O'Neal. Later in life he united with Wayside Ministries under the leadership of Pastor Oscar London.

John served in the United States Army from November 1987 to November 1991 and the Army National Guard from October 2003 to April 2005 with honorable discharge.

He was preceded in death by his mother Bernice McCastle, son Jaylon Lee, daughter Latrice Adams, and sister Beatrice McCastle.

John leaves to cherish his memory, Marilyn Clingmon-Lee and always referred to her as, My Loving Wife; daughters Latoya (Scott) Buerkle and Latifha Lee; sister Tachayetta McCastle; and his pride and joy, grandson Kentavian Daniels and granddaughter Ta'Kaiyah Daniels.

                                                                              He will truly be missed by all!


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February 17, 2024

5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Relerford Funeral Home
301 S. College St.
Stuttgart, AR. 72160

Celebration of Life
February 18, 2024

2:00 PM
Holy Benton Temple Church of God in Christ
1208 N. Maple St
Stuttgart, AR 72160

Interment following funeral service
February 18, 2024

Lone Tree Cemetery Pavilion
1740 Highway 79B
Stuttgart, AR 72160

February 18, 2024

Arts Center
108 W. 12th Street
Stuttgart, AR 72160


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