Ruby Jewell Lee

Ruby Jewell Lee

Ruby Jewell “Doll” Lee, 78, of Townsend died Friday, April 16, 2021 at Hospice of the Golden Isles in Brunswick.

Born in North Carolina, she lived in McIntosh County most of her life.  She previously worked at Altama Delta Corporation and was a homemaker.  She was an amazing cook who also enjoyed gardening and feeding and looking after wild birds in her yard.  She was a member of Darien Church of God and was preceded in death by her husband, Red Lee; son, Gary Lee; and siblings, Dan, James, Gerald, Gladys, Ann, Margie, Sarah, and Betty Jean.

Survivors are her son and daughter-in-law, Steven and Tammy Lee of Darien; grandsons, Chad Lee (Taylor), Christopher Anderson (Emily), and Casey Lee; great-grandchildren, Brodie, Sailor, Rhett, and Blakely; close friend, Ruby Rozier Thornton; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Memorial services will be Tuesday, April 20, at 6 p.m. at Howard Funeral Home chapel with Ruby Thornton, Rev. Tommy Whaley, and Rev. Danny Stilwell officiating.

Visitation will be one hour prior to services in the chapel.

Family and friends may sign the online register at

Arrangements are under the direction of Howard Funeral Home of Ludowici.

(Family-placed obituary)