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James Lee Waite

August 6, 1934 ~ September 12, 2021 (age 87)

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Mr. James Lee Waite, 87, of Millry, AL passed from this life Sunday, September 12, 2021. He was born in Millry on Monday, August 6, 1934 to J. P. Waite and Mamie Lee Waite. He was a member of Independent Community Church. He had worked as a Night Watchman/Boiler Technician at Millry Mill. Mr. James Lee is preceded in death by his first wife, Sylvia Waite; father, J. P. Waite; mother, Mamie Lee Waite; son, James Etsil Waite; daughter, Annie Virginia Heckman; grandson, Jamie Lynn Gardner, two granddaughters, Michelle Waite, Brandi Leigh Waite. He is survived by his wife, Katie Lee Waite, Millry, AL; two sons, Wayne Waite (Margie), Chatom, AL, Darwin Waite, Leakesville, MS; three daughters, Marie Stoker (B. R.), Millry, AL, Teresa Crager (Wayne), Beverly Gardner (Calvin),both of State Line, MS; three brothers, Truman Waite (Frances), Mike Waite (Kathy), Norman Waite (Kathy); four sisters, Ciddie Lee Jones (Paul), Millry, Joyce Koen (Rev. Oliver), Shirley Whigham, Edna Beesley, all of Millry, AL; a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren. Visitation for Mr. James Lee will be held from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Monday, September 13, 2021 at Independent Community Church, Millry, AL. Funeral Services will be held at 4:00 PM Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at Independent Community Church with Rev. Jojo Weaver, Rev. Jim Koen, Rev. Mark Guy, and Rev. Sidney Hill officiating. Interment will be in Shady Grove Cemetery in Millry, AL. 

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Services

Visitation
Monday
September 13, 2021

5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Independent Community Church
296 Mehaphy Road
Millry, AL 36558

Funeral Service
Tuesday
September 14, 2021

4:00 PM
Independent Community Church
296 Mehaphy Road
Millry, AL 36558

Interment following funeral service
Tuesday
September 14, 2021

Shady Grove Cemetery
County Road 34
Millry, AL 36558

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