Berry Lee Dees, age 84 passed away Wednesday, August 29, 2018. Visitation will be Thursday, August 30, 2018 at Ludlam Funeral Home- Iuka, MS beginning at 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Funeral arrangements will be Friday, August 31, 2018 at Ludlam Funeral Home Chapel beginning at noon. Officatiig will be Bro. Joshua Lowery and Bro. Larry Webb. Burial will be in Bishop Cemetery, Iuka, MS.
Berry Lee was a member of The Iuka Baptist Church, loved watching The Gaithers, he was a sportsman and loved to commercial fish, he also enjoyed going to Tunica. He worked for the late Virgil Ledbetter at Ledbetter’s Sporting Goods for 30+ years. Berry Lee served our country in The Army, and was married to the love of his life the late Flora Dees for 61 years. He loved to spend time with his family and grandchildren.
Son: Benjie Dees and fiancé Polly
4 Grandsons: Heath Lowery and wife, Bridget
3 Granddaughters: Kelley Dees and fiancé Kyson
2 Great Grandsons: Cayden Dees
4 Great Granddaughters: Ashlyn Dees, Madison Lowery, Avery Mullins, and Maci Mullins
Preceded in Death by:
Wife: Flora Skinner Dees
Son: Johnny Dees
Grandchild: Dustin Dees
Parents: Mose and Emma Lee Dees
Pallbearers: Jimmy Dees, Mike Dees, Kyson Jackson, Chris Bertrand, James Wells, Matt Wells, Heath Lowery, and Josh Lowery.
Honorary Pallbearers: Danny Kiddy, Billy Skinner, Clyde Ledbetter, Johnny Ledbetter, Billy Johnson, Ronnie Dees, Cayden Dees, and Casen Lowery.