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Mrs. Betty Jo (Sanders) Lee

May 3, 1940 ~ September 25, 2021 (age 81)

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Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Betty Sanders Lee, age 81 of Maysville, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, September 25, 2021.  Mrs. Lee was born in Pendergrass, Georgia, a daughter of the late Arthur H. and Mamie Turpin Sanders.  Mrs. Lee was a member of Maysville Baptist Church, was a licensed cosmetologist and owned Betty’s Beauty Shop for a number of years.  In addition to her parents, Mrs. Lee is preceded by her husband, Robert W. “Bob” Lee, grandson, Jordan Lee, sisters, Mary Sanders Highfield, Mildred Sanders Garrison, brothers, J.T. Sanders, and Bill Sanders, also, brother- in- law and sister- in- law Maureen and Roy Garrett and brother- in- law M.P. Garrison. 

Survivors include a daughter Cathy Lee Parham and her husband Dean of Dacula, son, David Lee of Commerce.  Grandchildren, Leslie Hall, Dylan Parham, Brandon Lee, Cassidy Lee.  Great grandchildren, Colton Hall, and Caden Hall.  Sister, Hazel Sanders Landrum and her husband Tom of Winterville, brother, James T. Sanders and his wife Loree of Pendergrass.  Sister- in- law Johnnie Sanders and brother- in- law Cecil Highfield. 

Graveside services will be held 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, September 29, 2021 from Jackson Memorial Gardens with Cecil Highfield officiating.  The family will receive friends Wednesday morning 9:00 – 10:30 A.M. at the funeral home prior to the service.  Gentlemen honored as pallbearers are Dylan Parham, Colton Hall, Ricky Savage, Nathan Martin, Brandon Lee and Burt Sanders. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Hospice of Northeast Georgia, 2150 Limestone Parkway #222, Gainesville, Georgia 30501 or at 

Evans Funeral Home, Inc, 1350 Winder Highway, Jefferson, Georgia.

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September 29, 2021

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Evans Funeral Home
1350 Winder Highway
Jefferson, GA 30549

Graveside Service
September 29, 2021

11:00 AM
Jackson Memorial Park
6825 Jefferson Road
Commerce, GA 30529


Hospice of Northeast Georgia Medical Center
2150 Limestone Parkway, Suite 222, Gainesville GA 30501

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