Mrs. Doris "Dot" Gee Nabors, age 88, of Jefferson, died Tuesday, July 30, 2013.
Mrs. Nabors was a daughter of the late William Beatty Gee and the late Mae Lou Smith Gee. She was a homemaker and a member of the Bethany United Methodist Church. She was known for her cooking skills for family and friends and was devoted entirely and wholeheartedly to her family. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Oscar "Bubber" Nabors, sisters, Ola Bell Arthur, Lois Elrod Sorrells, Nelle Culpepper, Wilma Dodd, Cindy Mae Gee, Woodie Cole and son in law, Fred Redman.
Survivors include: daughters, Jan (Donald) Elrod and Gail Redman; son, Michael (Bobbi) Nabors; daughter, Cindy Nabors; sisters, Sylvia (J.A.) Underwood and Bette Sosebee; brother, Herman Gee; 5 grandchildren; and 11 great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
The visitation will be held on Wednesday, July 31 from 6 – 8 p.m. at Evans Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held on Thursday, August 1 at 11 a.m. at Bethany United Methodist Church with Rev. Mike McLemore and Rev. Johnny Ray officiating. The body will lie in state from 10:30 – 11 a.m. Thursday morning in the Church before the service. The burial will follow in the Bethany United Methodist Church Cemetery with Chris Cotton, Jimbo Elrod, Josh Nabors, Kelby Fite, Scott Phillips and Donny Evans honored as pallbearers.
The family wishes to express their appreciation to the loving staff of the Silverleaf Assisted Living, and Silverleaf Hospice of Athens. Flowers are optional, memorials may be made to the Bethany United Methodist Church General Fund, 4659 Brockton Rd., Jefferson, GA 30549.
Evans Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.