Betty  Dees

Betty Jo. Ramage Dees

Thursday, November 10th, 1938 - Thursday, February 20th, 2020
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Betty Jo Ramage Dees, 81, passed away Thursday, February 20, 2020 at the Attala County Nursing Center in Kosciusko, MS.

Funeral Services are 1:00pm on Sunday, February 23rd, at Culpepper Funeral Home. Burial will be at North Union Cemetery in Hesterville, MS.

Visitation will be at Culpepper Funeral Home Saturday, February 22nd from 3:00pm - 5:00pm.

Mrs. Dees is survived by son Billy Jim Dees; daughters Vickie Gove (Dan), Connie Christopher (Scott); grandchildren Elizabeth Maness (Ricky), Lyndsey Rigby (Ricky), Kayla Vance (Jason), Kelly Kelley (Chris), Lacie Hovas (Ryan), Candice Barber (Chase), and Kolby Gove; and fourteen great-grandchildren.

She was a member of Second Baptist Church and of the Order of the Eastern Star. She was a cosmetologist and a retired CNA.

Mrs. Dees was proceeded in death by her husband Jim Dees, parents Lonzo Hayden and Etta Hodges Ramage; brothers Hayden Ramage, Floyd Ramage, Allen Ramage, Cotton Ramage, and Paul Ramage; sisters Pearl Rigby, and Emma McBride; and daughter-at-heart Sherry Ingold.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Relay for Life.

Culpepper Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at
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  • Visitation

    Saturday, February 22nd, 2020 | 3:00pm - 5:00pm
    Saturday, February 22nd, 2020 3:00pm - 5:00pm
    - Culpepper Funeral Home
    11748 Hwy 35 North
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Sunday, February 23rd, 2020 | 1:00pm
    Sunday, February 23rd, 2020 1:00pm
    - Culpepper Funeral Home Chapel
    11748 Hwy 35 North
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Donald Self
  • Interment

    North Union Cemetery
    Attala County Road 3106
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Marion and Bessie Dees Family

Posted at 01:33pm
Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts.
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Dan West

Posted at 06:28pm
I express sorrow to the family and friends of Mrs. Betty Dees. I pray our Lord's love, comfort and strength for each of you. I am thankful for the friendship I had with Betty. Her greeting was pleasant and encouraging She lived to care for others.

Vickie Posted at 12:07pm

Yes she did. Thank you

Catherine Panaccione

Posted at 06:15pm
To All Our deepest sympathy on the loss of your mom, grandma aunt sister and or friend. She is home with God now no more pain or worries. We love you all Rod and Cathy Stenberg

Vickie Posted at 12:06pm

Thank you ❤️

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