Roy “Lee” Stamey, 84, formerly of Short Hills Drive, Charlotte, passed away peacefully at Black Mountain Neuro-Medical Treatment Center on Saturday, October 19, 2019. He was born June 14, 1935 in Avery County, to the late Roy R. and Violet H. Stamey. He retired from Biltmore Dairy Farm.
Lee was also predeceased by his wife of 60 years, Mona Lee H. Stamey, and son, Douglas Stamey. He is survived by sons, Dennis Stamey (Linda) of Timberlake, Larry Stamey (Bonita) of Fort Mill, S.C. and Jeff Stamey of Charlotte; grandchildren, Carol Stamey, Leann Richey (Tony) of Alaska, Justin Stamey of Clover, S.C. and Ashley Keane (Jamie) of Charlotte; five great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Dale Stamey of Banner Elk and Chuck Stamey of Newland.
A celebration of Lee’s life will be held at Black Mountain Center at 3 p.m. Thursday.
Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.forestlawnwest.com.