Sosebee, Betty Jean (LaFayette)

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Betty  Jean  Sosebee,  74,   of   LaFayette, GA,   died   Monday, March 31, 2014.

Preceded  in  death  by  her  parents,  Walt  and  Lonnie  Garland  Sosebee;  and  brother,  James  P.  Sosebee.

She is survived  by her sister,  Shelby  F.  Hise,  of  Rock  Spring;  brothers,  Richard  (Chris)  Sosebee,  of  Chickamauga,   Danny  (Pam)  Sosebee and Charles  (Angie)  Sosebee,  all  of  Rossville,  Boyd  Sosebee,  of  Chattanooga and  Cas  (Patsy)  Sosebee,  of  LaFayette;  and several  nieces,  nephews,  great-nieces  and  great-nephews.

Funeral  from  the  Wallis  Memorial  Chapel will be Thursday, April 3  at  10 a.m.  with  Rev.  Michael  Redwine  officiating. Pallbearers  are  Danny  Sosebee,  Jr.,  Lamar  Sosebee,  Brad  Sosebee,  Jamey  Gillenwater,  John  Mullinax and  Michael  Wooten. Interment will be in  the  Salacoa  Baptist  Church  Cemetery.

Family  will  receive  friends  at  the  funeral  home  Wednesday, April 2  from  4-8 p.m.

The  arrangements  are  by  Wallis-Wilbanks  Funeral  Home,  LaFayette.


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