Lee Ellis Waters Sr., 75, of Nokomis, Fla., formerly of Mableton, Ga., died Thursday, May 8, 2014.
Lee was born Nov. 5, 1938, in Sylvania, Ga. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and worked for 23 years as a branch manager at RCA Service.
He enjoyed fishing and the outdoors, and loved to plant trees. He was also a handyman and loved to fix things.
Survivors include his wife, Frances Waters, of Nokomis, Fla.; son, Lee Ellis Waters II, of Riverview, Fla.; daughters, Martha Dianne Kinsey, of Atlanta, Ga, Belinda Caroll Wiashlesky, of Rockledge, Fla., Regina Kathy Waters, of Sylvania, Ga., Julia Ann Charleston, of Hoover, Ala., and Ronda Jean LeBlanc, of North Port, Fla.; 11 grandchildren; and one great-grandson.
Services: A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, May 31, at 1 p.m. at New Hope Christian Church, Venice, Fla. Farley Funeral Home is handling arrangements. To send condolences, visit: FarleyFuneralHome.com.
Contributions: In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Tidewell Hospice Inc., 5955 Rand Blvd., Sarasota FL 34238.