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Community remembers reverend and civil rights leader Morris Lee

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The community took time Thursday to remember a beloved pastor.

Reverend Morris Lee was a pastor at Third Baptist Church in Youngstown.

Lee was a respected member of the community, known for his compassion and civil rights activism.

His calling hours began at 4 p.m., and continue through 8 p.m.

Community members can call from 11 a.m. until noon on Friday.

Reverend Lee passed away last week at 84-years-old.

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