Lee Roy Hood
Hephzibah, GA – Lee Roy Hood, age 72, passed away on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at Doctor’s Hospital surrounded by his family.
A memorial service will be held at Miracle Baptist Church on Friday, August 23, 2019 at 6:00 P.M.
Florist please deliver all flowers to the church.
He was born July 11, 1947 to the late Lee Roy and Boncille Hood from Harlem, GA. He attended Harlem High School and served in the 9th Infantry Division in the United States Army and was honored a war hero in March 1968 as he was near a base camp not far from Cai Lay, Vietnam. He was also employed and retired from Cargill Trucking. He and Jackie were members of Miracle Baptist Church where Mr. Hood was a Deacon.
Lee and his beloved Jackie enjoyed a wonderful life together participating in many home improvement projects and spending many days at the lake camping and boating. He also loved going to car shows with and seeing old classic cars.
Lee is survived by his loving wife of 21 years, Jackie Sapp Hood; two children, Bobby Hood and Donna Hood Mantooth (Charlie); two step-sons, Tony Jeffers (Vickie) and Mike Jeffers (Barbara); a brother, Douglas Hood (Betty); grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Miracle Baptist Church, 1308 Hephzibah-McBean Rd., Hephzibah, GA 30815 in Lee’s memory.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, GA, 30906.