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In Memory of

Betty M. Lee

November 8, 1930 - November 29, 2016

Obituary


Betty M. Lee, 86, of East Ridge, passed away on Tuesday, November 29, 2016.

Mrs. Lee was born and raised in Rock Island, TN. She was a longtime, dedicated member of Crosspath Church, formerly East Ridge Baptist Church where she loved to volunteer and sing in the choir. She graduated from Central High School and retired from the Carpenters Union Local #72 as the Fringe Benefits Department Administrator. Betty enjoyed line dancing and was a member of the East Ridge Squares.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles E. Lee; parents,...

Betty M. Lee, 86, of East Ridge, passed away on Tuesday, November 29, 2016.

Mrs. Lee was born and raised in Rock Island, TN. She was a longtime, dedicated member of Crosspath Church, formerly East Ridge Baptist Church where she loved to volunteer and sing in the choir. She graduated from Central High School and retired from the Carpenters Union Local #72 as the Fringe Benefits Department Administrator. Betty enjoyed line dancing and was a member of the East Ridge Squares.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles E. Lee; parents, James and Ether McDowell; sisters, Edna Pace and Retha Barker; and brother, Mike McDowell.

Surviving are her children, Tony (Sherry) Lee, Vicki Lee Smith, and Rusty (Julia) Lee; she was an energetic Grandmother to Rusty (Terri) Lee, Jennifer (Bo) Cagle, Crystal (John) Coffelt and Lori Smith; and she was a doting Great-Grandmother to 8 beautiful children.

Visitation will be from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM on Thursday and 10:30 to 11:30 AM on Friday at the funeral home.

Funeral Services will be at 11:30 AM on Friday, December 2, 2016 at the funeral home with Dr. Ronnie Mitchell officiating.

Burial will follow at Lakeview Memorial Gardens South.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 6221 Shallowford Road, Chattanooga, TN 37421.

Please share your condolences at www.chattanoogaeastchapel.com.

Arrangements are by the East Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory, and Florist. 404 South Moore Road.