Jessie Lee English
Published 4:01 pm Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Mr. Jessie Lee English, 90, passed away on Friday, December 6, 2019, at his home in Atmore.
Mr. English was a native and life-long resident of Atmore. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and retired as a corrections officer with the Alabama Department of Corrections with 36 years of service.
He is preceded in death by his wife of 68 years, Effie Buckhault English; parents, John and Sudie Mae English; three sisters, Edith English Ardis, Inez English Buckhault and Annie English Grant; and two brothers, James English and LB English.
He is survived by one son, John Lee (Christie) English of Atmore; two daughters, Patsy (Kenny) Taylor of Atmore and Linda Sue (Ronald) Baggett of Atmore; one brother, Hugo (Eunie) English of Flomaton; one sister, Juanita English (Earl) Gunn of Huxford; 10 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held December 10, 2019, at the Petty-Eastside Chapel with Pastor David Cooper officiating.
Burial followed at the Miller Cemetery.
Visitation was held December 10, 2019 at the Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Home.
Pallbearers were John English, Jared English, Josh Baggett, Justin Taylor, Colbie English and Wyatt Baker.
Honorary pallbearers were Dylan Baggett, Riley Baggett and Chance Baggett.
Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Homes LLC of Atmore was in charge of all arrangements.