PORT ARTHUR —
I have fought a good fight; I have finished my course;
I have kept the faith…
II Timothy 4:7
Mr. Albert “T” Lee, 75, was born May 27, 1938 in Cade, Louisiana to the late Walter and Gracie Lee. Albert was called to glory on May 5, 2014.
He married Mrs. Lillie Mae Bourgeois, who preceded him in death on November 1, 1993. To their union two children were born. During his lifetime he was employed at Gulfport Shipyard for over 50 years where he worked as a crane operator and operator supervisor. He later married Earthuel Jackson.
Albert was preceded in death by his brothers Alton, June, Dell, Allen and Alcide Lee; four sisters Nola, Grace, Lorena, and Alice Lee; and sister-in-law, Isabella Mayfield.
He leaves to cherish his loving memory his beloved wife Earthuel Lee; two sons Albert Lee, Jr. and Gregory Charles Lee; one step-son Christopher Henderson; four grandchildren, Ashleigh, Brian Allen (Keisha), Todd and Torrie Lee; five brothers-in-law, Jack Bourgeois, Jr., Earl Jackson, Jr., Willie Landry, Jr., Lawrence D. Smith and Gerald Jackson; five sisters-in-law, Fabiola Small, Jackie Mae Bourgeois, Jane Landry, Helma Smith and Winnie Nelson; five great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
Funeral services are scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday, May 10, 2014 at Sacred Heart-St. Mary Catholic Church with a viewing from 11 a.m. until service time. Burial will follow in Live Oak Cemetery under the direction of Gabriel Funeral Home.