ALBANY -- Mr. Jesse L. Lassiter, Jr, of Lee County died Sunday, January 27, 2013 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.

His funeral service will be Wednesday 11 AM at Kimbrell-Stern. Interment will be in Millen City Cemetery, Millen GA. Rev. Stan Glass will officiate. The family will receive friends Tuesday 7 to 9 PM at Kimbrell-Stern.

A native of Albany, Mr. Lassiter served in the U. S. Navy for 23 years and then worked at MCLB for 12 years before retiring. While serving he played Fast Pitch Softball for the Navy as a catcher.

Five years ago Mr. Lassiter was saved and joined Life Christian International Center. He loved to camp, was an avid bowler and enjoyed time with his dog Winston.

Survivors include his wife of 57 years, LynnElle, "Lynn" M. Lassiter, Lee County; children, Kenneth Lassiter, Atlanta, Teri Bryant, Jennifer Nelson, Robert Lassiter and Scott Lassiter all of Lee County, 12 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, brothers, James Edward Lassiter, Bobby Lee Lassiter both of Atlanta, sisters, Shirley Ann Lassiter, Glenda Faye Lassiter both of Tifton, and Robin Rozar Nutt of Lee County.

Those desiring please make memorials to the American Cancer Society, 323 Pine Ave Suite 100, Albany, GA 31701.

You may sign the guestbook and share your thoughts with the family of Mr. Lassiter by visiting Kimbrell-Stern's website at

Kimbrell-Stern Funeral Directors

Albany 229/883-4152