ZEBULON – Lee Roy Collier, Jr., 88, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday surrounded by his family. He was born in Meherrin VA, to the late Lee Roy & Lottie Hailey Collier, Sr. He worked with Georgia Pacific until his retirement. He loved woodworking and was a master craftsman.
He is survived by his wife of 64 years, June Fowlkes Collier of the home, daughters; Denise Pace of Raleigh, Robin Satterwhite (Brooks) of Valrico, FL, Kelly Brinkley (Brian) of Boynton Beach, FL, sister, Madeline Boliek of Richmond, VA, grandchildren, Dustin, Blake, Adam, Jared, Garrett, & Elizabeth.
Flowers welcomed or memorials may be made to St. Jude Children Hospital.
Funeral service 3 pm, Tuesday, Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell with the family receiving friends following the service & other times at the home. Private burial in the Meherrin United Methodist Church Cemetery. www.stricklandfuneral.com