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Arthur Leevain Gee

October 21, 1963 ~ March 3, 2022 (age 58)

Obituary

 

Arthur Leevain Gee (Uncle Bone) was born on October 21, 1963, in Freeport, Texas to parents Jessie A Wade Gee and Frank J Gee, he was the third child of five children. Arthur attended Jane Long elementary school in Freeport, Texas, attended Columbine junior high school in Denver Colorado and graduated in 1982 from Brazosport High School.   Arthur accepted Christ at an early age and with his mother’s guidance continue to follow Christ, he was baptized in 1975 at First Baptist Church in Freeport, Texas.  In 1982 Arthur Gee joined the United States Airforce where he became a Staff Sergeant and worked in the Administration Department as an Administration Specialist. Arthur received several medals including an Organizational Excellence award, Good Conduct Medal, and Longevity Service Ribbon.   Arthur did his basic training in Lackland AFB in San Antonio in 1982 and was shipped to Kessler, AFB in Mississippi where he went to Technical School. 

In 1984 Staff Sergeant Gee was stationed at Kirtland AFB where he met and married his lovely wife Suzette (Smith) Gee in 1987, to this union four children were born Lawrence Gee, Sharon Gee, Ashley Gee and Elizabeth Gee.  Art was a big Dallas Cowboy fan, and he played several sports like basketball, racquetball and volleyball to name a few.  Arthur was the life of the party; his presence was well known amongst family and his friends.  Arthur was a person who liked being around other people and showed his Godly love to each one of them.  

Arthur Gee is preceded in death by his father Frank J. Gee Sr. Mother Jessie A. Wade Gee, Brother Frank R. Gee Jr, son Lawrence Gee.  Arthur is survived by his lovely wife of 34 years Suzette Gee, and his three children Sharon Gee (Wichita Falls, Tx), Ashley Buchanan (Denis II) Asheville, NC, and Elizabeth Gee (San Antonio, TX), His sisters Mary Riggins (Bay City, Texas), Francine Gee (Freeport, Tx) and brother Keith Bates (Freeport, Texas), one grandchild Trinity Graves, and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, relatives and friends. 

“Remember me and smile, for it’s better to forget than to remember me and cry”- Dr. Suess 

A Visitation will be held on Tuesday March, 15 2022 At Strong Throne Chapel A service will be held on Wednesday March 16, 2022 at 11:00 am at Shilon Baptist Church.608 Avenida Cesar Chavez SE, Albuquerque, NM 87102

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
March 15, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Strong Thorne Chapel
1100 Coal Ave SE
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106

Service
Wednesday
March 16, 2022

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Shiloh Baptist Church
608 Cesar Chavez SE
Albuquerque, NM

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