Lee was born November 11, 1928, in Shreveport, LA to Edna and Arthur Trammel.
Lee was a member of the Sunflower Baptist Church in Bossier City, LA. After relocating family to San Francisco, CA in 1966, Lee joined the Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of the late Rev. G.L. Bedford Sr. Dad enjoyed our big family gatherings, especially during the holidays and summer vacation travels.
Lee departed this life on Saturday, September 21, 2019, at Mercy San Juan Medical Center, Sacramento, CA.
He was preceded in death by mother and father Edna and Arthur Trammel, sister, Minnie Pendleton, daughter, Lee Esta Foster and son, Lee Arthur Jr.
Lee leaves to mourn, wife Joan P, daughters Bernadean (Oliver) Henson, Vallejo, CA, Joetta (Robert) Murray, Fairfield, CA, Linda Lewis (Marcellus) Rancho Cordova, CA. Stepdaughters: Loretta (O.J.) Lewis, Jeanea (Larry,) Giden, stepsons: Joe Lewis Taylor Jr. and James Anthony Taylor.
Grandchildren - Sharon (Kevin) Bowman, Maurice, Marcella, Arthur, Maurice II, Eric (Ramona) Smith, Jodie (Kahlil) Shalon, Gia Wiggins, Markiska (Derrick) Bew. Great Grandsons Aaron, Julius and Souljah, nieces, cousins, and good friends.