Betty Jean (Wood) Lee

August 16, 1928 ~ September 26, 2023 (age 95) 95 Years Old

Betty Lee Obituary

     Betty Jean (Wood) Lee, age 95 of Byrdstown, TN passed away Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at Pickett Care and Rehab.

     She was born August 16, 1928 in Byrdstown, TN to Printis Howard Wood and Gladys Marie (Conley) Wood. She was a member of Moodyville Missionary Baptist Church, a former garment and boot factory employee and a housewife. 

     Betty was survived by (3) sons: Jim Glass and wife: Kim, Johnny Lee and wife: Kim, Charlie Lee and wife: Belinda; (8) grandchildren: Michael Glass (Mary Alice), Casey Dees, Jonathan Lee (Brittany), Jeremy Lee (Kendra), Kara Pritchard (Joe), Molly Maxwell (Justin), Tyler Thompson (Rachel), Jameson Glass (Beverly) and (14) great-grandchildren Jayden, John Howard, Jonah, Brylen, Karley, Kadence and Jackson Lee, Cody, Emma and Eli Glass, Raylen and Rhett Pritchard, Autumn Bennett (Zander), Millie Thompson; (1) sister: Mary Francis White. Also survived by other family members and friends.

     She was preceded in death by her parents: Printis and Gladys Wood; husband: John Richard Lee; daughter: Brenda Faye (Lee) Thompson and husband: Michael.

     Private graveside services were held on Thursday, September 29, 2023 at Parris-Riley-Russell Cemetery. The burial was in Parris-Riley-Russell Cemetery.

     Serving as pallbearers were Jonathan Lee, Jeremy Lee, Jameson Glass, Michael Glass, Cody Glass, Joe Pritchard and Zander Bennett. 


     The family will receive friends Thursday, September 28, 2023 from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM at Brown Funeral Chapel.



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September 28, 2023

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Brown Funeral Chapel
202 West Main St
Byrdstown, TN 38549

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