Lee Courtney, 76

May 11, 2018

Funeral services for Lee Eugene Courtney, age 76 of Odessa were held Thursday, May 10, 2018 at M.S. Doss Chapel at 3:00 p.m. with Pastor John Penner officiating. Burial followed at Gaines County Cemetery. All services are under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home.

Mr. Courtney was born March 27, 1942 in Bay Arkansas to Mary (Streetman) and Merrell Courtney. He married La Rue Kidd July 30, 1960 in Seminole. He was a Baptist and worked as a driller in the oilfield for forty years. Lee was a hard working man who enjoyed working on anything; he never complained and loved his children and grandchildren dearly.

Lee Eugene Courtney passed away at his home in Odessa on Monday, May 7, 2018. He is preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and one grandson.

He is survived by his wife La Rue Courtney of Odessa; three sons Dolan Courtney of Carlsbad, New Mexico, Dereck Courtney and wife Stacy of Midland, Dusty Courtney and wife Shawnda of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma; three daughters Kay Courtney of Odessa, Karla Browne of Seminole, Misti Connally and husband Derek of Seminole;one brother Sammy Courtney and wife Sue of Denver City; 18 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.

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