Lee Worth of Lake Wales, Florida | 1930 – 2017 | Obituary

Lee Worth of Lake Wales, Florida | 1930 – 2017 | Obituary

Lee WorthVisitation
Tuesday, Jun 06, 2017
6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Graveside Service
Wednesday, Jun 14, 2017
11:00 AM

Lee Worth

March 17, 1930 – June 02, 2017

U.S. Veteran

Jack Lee Worth of Lake Wales passed away Friday, June 2, 2017 at his residence.

He was born March 17, 1930 and came to the area as a child. He was a retired sheet metal mechanic, former member of the Golfview Baptist Church and veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Army. He was an avid radio-controlled airplane pilot and enjoyed fishing.

Lee was proceeded in death by his wife, Imogene Worth; and four children. Survivors include his son, Eugene Worth and his wife, Betty of Lake Wales; two granddaughters, Holly and Theresa; five great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at Marion Nelson Funeral Home in Lake Wales. Graveside service will be held following the cremation 11:00 a.m. Wednesday June 14, 2017 at the Lake Wales Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Cornerstone Hospice (2590 Havendale Blvd., N.W., Winter Haven, FL 33881).