Mrs. Dees was born in Scott County, VA and daughter of the late Albert Vernon & Anna Mae Hughes Winegar. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Rodney J. Dees, a brother, Tom Winegar and three sisters, Sue Buchanan, Bobbie Tate, and Pat Johnston.
She attended Bethesda Unites Methodist Church.
Mrs. Dees was a seamstress and had worked at US 1.99 Cleaners.
Survivors include a son, Brian Arrington, Kingsport; three sisters, Joyce Winegar, Delores Rupe (Ken) and Sandra Donihe (Mark), all of Kingsport; two brothers, Darrell Winegar (Debra), Church Hill and David Winegar (Trina), Kingsport; grandson, Dustin Arrington; and a granddaughter, Samantha Arrington; and several nephews and nieces.
Funeral services will be conducted 7:00 pm Sunday, January 14, 2018 at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jeremy Dykes officiating. The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 pm Sunday prior to service
Interment services will be conducted 11:00 am Monday, January 15, 2018 at Bethesda Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be family & friends.
Condolences may be sent to the Dees family online at www.dillow-taylor.com.
Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Jonesborough, 753-3821