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June 18, 2013

Donald Lee

Ada — Donald Lee (Don)  79 of Brentwood, TN died on June 8, 2013. Born in Ada, OK, Don grew up in Oklahoma City, OK.  He attended Oklahoma A&M and Purdue University and received a Masters Degree in Civil Engineering.

In 1957 Don joined the Aluminum Company of America (ALCOA) and enjoyed an interesting and very successful forty-one year career working in their Sales and Marketing and New Business Development Departments, as well as the joint venture, Alcoa-Fujikura Ltd.  He was the consummate globe trotter and never met a stranger.

Don is preceded in death by his parents Edward and Blanche Branscome of Oklahoma City, OK.  He is survived by his devoted wife of thirty-three years, Susan Branscome of Brentwood, TN as well as his son, Daniel Edward Branscome and daughter-in-law, Kimberly and new baby grandson, Dean Franklin Branscome of McLean, VA.  His companionship and unique spirit will be dearly missed.

A memorial will be held on Saturday, July 13, 2013 at the Brentwood Funeral Home, Brentwood, TN (3 PM – 5:30 PM).  In lieu of flowers the family requests you consider a donation to the Lewy Body Dementia Association, 912 Killian Hill Road, SW, Lilburn, GA 30047 or online at www.lbda,org.

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