Judith Miller Lee

Resident of Dahlonega

Mrs. Judith Miller Lee, age 75, of Dahlonega passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday, October 31, 2018.

Mrs. Lee was born in Bainbridge, GA on July 12, 1943 to the late Ralph Norton and Catherine Hudson Miller. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband John Phillip Lee; daughter Jodie Turner; and the father of her children Jim Turner.  Mrs. Lee loved to garden. Her favorite flower to watch grow was the iris.  Reading and watching birds was a favorite past time of Mrs. Lee.  She was affectionately called “Grandma” by her grandchildren.

Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law Jaye Turner and Timmy Booth, Chattanooga, TN; and Joanie and Guy Chembars, Dahlonega; Step-son and daughter-in-law Phillip and Amanda Lee, Troy, AL; grandchildren Kara Howard, Cody Chembars, Jesse Chembars, Zachary Chembars, and Jody Chembars; great grandchildren Lane Howard, Grace Chembars, Reagan Chembars, Oliver Chembars, and Payton Chembars; brother and sister-in-law Billy and Cheryl Miller, Meigs, GA; sister Ann Collins, Troy, AL; sisters and brothers-in-law Doris and Willard Mills, Oakwood; and Jane and Bobby Burt, Lynn Haven, FL;  several nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

Mrs. Lee’s wishes were to be cremated and a private memorial service will be held later.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be sent to the family for use in benefit of the new Lumpkin County Library when constructed.  Mrs. Lee's lifelong love of reading and sharing love with others will be honored in an appropriate fashion. 

Contributions can be sent to:

Judith Lee Memorial

c/o Joanie Chembars

1620 Duffy Grizzle Rd.

Dahlonega, GA 30533

To share a memory of Mrs. Lee or a condolence with the family visit andersonunderwood.com

Anderson-Underwood Funeral Home of Dahlonega, formerly Banister Funeral Home.

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Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 36,
Dahlonega, GA 30533

Phone: 706-864-3613
Fax: 706-864-5812