William Lee, 71, of Hope

William Lee, age 71, of Hope, Arkansas passed away Thursday January 17, 2019 in Hope, Arkansas. He was born February 3, 1947 in Hempstead County Arkansas to Clinton and Bertha Aaron Lee.

Mr. Lee was retired from Champion Parts.

He is preceded in death by his mother and father; one daughter Patricia Small.

William is survived by his wife Hazel Brown Collins Lee of Hope; three sons, James Daniel Lee of Hope; Dennis Collins of Arkadelphia, AR; and Andy Collins and Candy of Bodcaw.

Three daughters, Donna Gerald of Bradley, AR; Bobbie and Scott Banister of Hope, AR,

Brenda Windham of Prescott, AR; one brother, Calvin Lee of Camden, AR; two sisters; Marie Knight of Monroe, LA, and Virginia Viel of Forth Scott, Kansas.

Grandchildren, Rebecca and Danny Johnson, Angie Taylor, James Small III, Edith Wilson, William Gerald, Paula Gerald,  April and Michael Johnson, Arlice Pettit, Jennifer Pettit, AJ and Brook Mills, Sarah Lee, James Lee Jr., Michael Lee, and Twenty-eight great grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held Sunday January 20, 2019 at 10:00AM at Memory Gardens Cemetery with Daniel Patton officiating under the direction of the Herndon-Fuqua Funeral Home of Hope. Visitation will be Saturday January 19, 2019 6PM-8PM at Herndon-Fuqua Funeral Home of Hope.