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Mrs. Betty Jewel Dees

• Updated Jan 12, 2018 at 3:09 PM

KINGSPORT - Mrs. Betty Jewel Dees, age 72, Kingsport, passed away Thursday, January 11, 2018 at Holston Valley Hospital.

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

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