James Andrew Lee

03/31/1943 - 07/24/2022


Obituary For James Andrew Lee

James Andrew Lee, 79 of Hendersonville passed away on Sunday, July 24, 2022 at the Elizabeth House. He was a son of the late Dana Huntley and Margarette Edith McKee Lee. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Dana H. Lee II.

Born in Lancaster, NH he graduated from M.I.T with a B.S. in Engineering and from UNC Chapel Hill with a M.S. in Public Health. He retired as a Project Manager with Fluor Corporation. Prior to moving to Hendersonville he resided in Boston, MA, Philadelphia, PA, Baton Rouge, LA, Cherry Hill, NJ and Greenville, SC. In his spare time, he greatly enjoyed hiking, cooking and playing the banjo.

Surviving to cherish his memory is his loving wife, Patty Davis-Lee; two stepsons, Joe Davis (Anna) of Brevard and Patrick Davis (Kristin) of Arden; grandchildren, Tucker, Otto and Wren Davis; sister, Nancy Miller (Ross) of Portland, OR; sister-in-law, Sue Lee of Corona del Mar, CA; nieces, Tracey Carney (Pat); Patsy Marino (David); and Dana Miller (Dave); nephews, Dana Lee 3; and Nathan Miller; and his sweet Kitty, "Stump".

Jim will be remembered for many things, especially his gentle spirit, quick wit and beautiful smile.

May you be free from danger
May you have mental happiness
May you have physical happiness
May you have ease of well-being

Private family services will be held.

Memorials in his name may be made to Carl Sandburg National Historical Site or Mountain Care Adult Day Program.

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