Travis Darrell Lee
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Travis Darrell Lee
  • May 7, 1948 - September 24, 2017
  • Atascocita, Texas

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Travis Darrell Lee went to be with his Lord on September 24, 2017. He was born on May 7, 1948 in Marshall, Texas to parents Oleta and Travis Lee. Travis was preceded in death by his parents. Darrell was first and far most a loving, caring, good provider who loved his family and put them first. He was a loving husband, dad, grandfather & friend to all... He was what we call "old school" but the life lessons learned from him will not be forgotten and forever cherished.

He was a dedicated firefighter who served the Houston Fire Dept. for 35 years and loved the brotherhood and made us all so proud. He retired in 2003 as a District Chief ... Darrell also enjoyed working on old cars (hot rods), he loved to go to the casinos, football and many sports , fishing , & loved to go to new places to eat. He always enjoyed visiting with friends and having family time.

He is survived by his wife Jeanne Lee, 42 years of marriage, his four children; Sandra Lee Smith, Lisa and husband Paul Johnson, James Darrell Lee, and Kirk and wife Bobbie Filipp; and his nine grandchildren; Ashlyn Lee, Kaitlyn Lee, Nicholas Lee, Savannah Lee, Kandace Johnson, Josh and wife Renee Johnson, Nicholas Gore, and Austin Gore; and many family friends.

The family will receive friends for visitation Saturday, September 30, 2017 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM; and a funeral service Sunday, October 1, 2017 at 3:00 PM in the Grand Chapel at Brookside Funeral Home; followed by a burial at Brookside Memorial Park, 13747 Eastex Freeway, Houston, Texas 77039.