Charles W. Lee
1927 — 2020
Charles W. Lee, 92, of Silsbee passed away peacefully, October 1, 2020 near his family in Beaumont, Texas. He was born in Vernon, Texas December 5, 1927 to George and Elsie Lee.Charles graduated from Gainesville High School in 1947. He attended Texas A&M and graduated from East Central University, Ada Oklahoma with a B.S degree in business administration. He served in Korea in the US Army Transportation Corps Locomotive Division as a 2nd Lieutenant. Charles married the love of his life, Carolyn Jo Blankenship on November 28, 1958 in Gainesville, Texas. Charles was co-owner of Lee-Phelps Lumber Yard in Gainesville Texas while working for Santa Fe Railroad part-time. He moved to Silsbee...