Pastor Lee Lamb, Retired
November 10, 1927 – June 5, 2017
A preacher of the Word of God, a servant to his congregation, a minister to various communities, Lee Lamb, 89, of Bryan, has passed away to his eternal reward on Monday, June 5, 2017, in Bryan with his family, embraced by his unconditional love. Pastor Lamb’s family will receive guests during visiting hours from 5 to 7 pm, Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at Callaway-Jones Funeral Home. His Home Going Celebration will be at 10 am, Thursday, June 8, 2017, at First United Methodist Church, 508 East 28th Street, Bryan. Officiating will be Rick Sitton, Pastor of First United Methodist Church. Interment service will begin at 2:30 pm on Thursday in Evans Chapel Cemetery in Leona with Jim Crawford officiating.
Lee Lamb was born to C.M. and Nellie Lee Lamb in Evans Chapel on November 10, 1927. He completed high school in Leona and served his country in the United States Army. He worked for several years as an insurance agent prior to attending seminary at Southern Methodist University. Lee married his bride in 1979, Martha Jeanine Pippin. Reverend Lee Lamb was Ordained to Ministry in June of 1983 in Dallas. He was a member of the Texas Conference of Methodist Pastors. His ministry began in Mt. Selman, then to Good Springs, Lexington, Frankston, and Rockdale. Pastor Lamb retired from active ministry in 1999. He took great pride in performing the baptisms and weddings for countless church members in the church communities that he served. He had a deep love for the Lord and his family.
Preceding him in death are his parents and siblings.
He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Martha Lamb; his son David Lee Lamb Sr and wife Beverly, his step-daughter Layna Callaway and her husband Buster; his grandchildren David Lee Lamb Jr, Joseph Blake Lamb and wife Dana, Kelly Perez, and Lauren Callaway; his great-grandchildren Garrett James Lamb and Eddie Perez; as well as numerous nephews and nieces.
In lieu of flowers, your generous memorial gift can be given to First United Methodist Church, 508 East 28th Street, Bryan, Texas 77803Print This Obituary