Lee Jordan Dennis, Sr., 91, passed away Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 7, at the First Baptist Church with the Rev. Jerry Bradley and the Rev. Billy Hargrove officiating. Burial will follow at Memory Hill Cemetery.
Mr. Dennis was a native and life-long resident of Milledgeville. He owned and operated Dennis Furniture for over 45 years. He was a veteran of the United States Army serving during World War II. He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank Adams and Katie Francis Jordan Dennis, his wife, Mary Elizabeth Tripp Dennis, a son, Leslie Tripp Dennis, and a brother, Frank Adams Dennis, Jr. He was a long-time member of the Rotary Club. He was a member and deacon of First Baptist Church in Milledgeville and was a member of Beulah Baptist Church in Hancock County.
Survivors include three sons, Lee Jordan Dennis, Jr. of Milledgeville, Frank A. Dennis (Doris) of Cary, NC and John W. Dennis of Milledgeville; a daughter, Alice Dennis Price of Martinez; five grandchildren, Sarah Nauert (Mark) of Nashville, TN, Matthew Dennis (Sarah) of Gray, Andrew Dennis of Cary, NC, Victoria Gapuzan (Jay) of Marietta, Luke Price of Marietta and six great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 4 until 6 p.m. at Moores Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Boys and Girls Club, P.O. Box 701, Milledgeville, GA 31059.
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Moores Funeral Home & Crematory has charge of arrangements.
Published on January 5, 2018