Lonnie "Lee" Askew, Jr.
1952 — 2021
Lonnie "Lee" Askew, Jr.?a loving husband, devoted father, proud grandfather, true gentleman, and compassionate friend to all?left this Earth to join our Lord and Savior on October 20, 2021, surrounded by his loving wife, son, and mother in hospice. He was 69. Lee was a man of great character, integrity, honor, and goodness. Lee was the definition of a southern gentleman. Born April 18, 1952 in Gatesville, NC to Lonnie Lee Askew, Sr. and Judith Eason Askew, Lee was the oldest of four boys and was known by his brothers as "Number One," a sincere sign of their deference and respect. Growing up in a loving family, being raised in a small-town, and working on the Askew family farm helped shape...