Robert Rhea Agee, 90, Mt. Juliet, died April 4.
Agee was born in Mt. Juliet, and was the son of the late, Delton Lee Agee and Odessa Lee Thompson Agee. He was a graduate of Mt. Juliet High School and could have gone on to play professional baseball, but joined the military instead. Mr. Agee was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served in General Patton’s Hell on Wheels Brigade. Agee was also preceded in death by his wife of 63 years, Mildred Jones Agee and three siblings.
He is survived by: Sister-in-law, Louise Jones; Niece and nephews, Dawn Hudson, Bud Maxey, Andy Jones, Randy Jones, Buddy Jones, Terry Lenning and Donnie Agee; Several great nieces and nephews; Several great-great nieces and nephews
Funeral services were Tuesday, April 6 at Bond Memorial Chapel with Rev. Chuck Groover officiating. Interment followed at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens.
Visitation was Tuesday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615) 773-2663. www.bondmemorial.com.