Mrs. Betty Lou (Abercrombie) Lee, 74
Mrs. Betty Lou (Abercrombie) Lee, age 74, of Murrayville, Georgia, was called to her heavenly home by Jesus on Monday, May 3, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, following a courageous battle with cancer.
Betty was born December 15, 1946 in Murrayville, Georgia, the daughter of the late William Earl Abercrombie and Annie (Ellis) Abercrombie.
She was a very gentle and kind hearted person. She loved to bake and cook and enjoyed driving her bus for 44 years. She drove for North Hall, Lanier Elementary School and Chestatee Middle and High School. Her last bus was 3302. She loved her job and the children who rode her bus.
Betty is survived by her loving husband of 56 years, Robert George Lee, daughter, Tara Sheree Lee; and son, Robby Lee all of Dahlonega, GA; two granddaughters, Elizabeth Rose King and Maddie Welsh; 3 grandsons, John King, Bryson Lee and Tyler Lee; She is also survived by a number of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am Thursday, May 6, 2021 at Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel with interment to follow in St. Paul United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm.
Flowers will be accepted but for those who desire, donations may be made to Hospice of Northeast Georgia Medical Center 2150 Limestone Parkway Suite 222 Gainesville, GA 30501 or American Cancer Society 615 Oak Street Suite B Gainesville, GA 30501.
Memorial Park Funeral Home North Riverside Chapel, 989 Riverside Dr. is in charge of arrangements.
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Troy & Rosita Bennett
So sad to lose such a fine friend and neighbor as Betty. She will be greatly missed. To the Lee family please know your in our thoughts and prayers. May God comfort you during your time of need. We love you all.
Having known Betty for years and working with her as a driver for North Hall, I knew her as the kind and sincere lady she was to all who knew her, and there are many of us who loved this precious woman. Prayers with her family
I didn't know Betty very long but in the little bit of time I did know her she was one of the sweetest ladies I think I've ever had the pleasure of meeting!! To all of Betty's family I send you my deepest condolences and you all are in my thoughts and prayers.
Sending thoughts and prayers to the Lee Family. I have had the pleasure of working with Ms. Betty for several years. She was such a kind person and loved by all who knew her. Praying for God’s comfort and peace for her Family and Friends.
T. Carlton Allen
Bobby, I have not seen you in many years but was able to see Betty when I worked with the GaDOE during their yearly Safety Program.
I always had lots of respect for you and Betty. You and your children will be in my prayers.
I remember Harry Harrison saying that he wanted Betty to be the driver that replaced him at his retirement. Betty had the gift to LOVE the lovely and unlovely, and touched many lives over her years serving the students within Hall County. God has a special spot for her in heaven and she is whole and well again!! Well Done Betty Lee!!
Your departure has left a huge hole in my heart! But at the same time, your lifetime of unconditional love has filled that same hole overflowing with peace and love...
So much love and respect for one of the sweetest humans on this earth... and in heaven.
Betty was one of the sweetest people I have ever know. I had the privilege of driving out of Lanier with her for 12+ years. I love her and am going to miss her. She was like a sister to me. Rest In Peace and I hope we meet again.
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