Sammy Ray Lessley
Sammy Ray Lessley, Loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend, began a new journey on February 12, 2021. Born May 21, 1953 to Sam and Ada Lorene Lessley. He graduated class of 1971 from Shawnee High School. He is survived by wife Carolyn, daughters; Rebecca Lessley and granddaughter Lucille Lessley-Sparks, and Elizabeth and Ryan Stevens, Grandsons Elijah Winkelman, Seeley Stevens. Sister Carol Gordon and sons. Sister-law Shirley Bennett and several Underwoods, and Schantz family, brother in laws Ron and Ernest Draper. Niece Connie Shirey and family. And several other friends and family. A wonderful man with an unrelenting smile who will truly be missed by so many. He had been employed by the Elks Lodge B.P.O.E. 657 for 20 years at the time of his passing. A celebration of life will be held at Lifechurch-Shawnee, Saturday May 22nd at 2:00.
Posted online on May 14, 2021