She was a native of Hunstville, AL and a 1976 graduate of Lee High School. Following graduation, she moved to Dalton where she worked in the carpet industry. Since 2004 she had made her home in Coffee County. She attended Grace Baptist Church in Estill Springs.
She enjoyed shopping, fishing and, above all else, her dog and closest companion “Ruro”. In her spare time she was an avid TV watcher. She greatly enjoyed soap operas, the History Channel and murder mysteries. She will be remembered by her family as being loved by all.
Preceding her in death are sisters, Patricia Wells, Penny Rhines and Sherry Bogue; brother, Danny Young.
She is survived by her daughter, Amy (Johnny) Lee of Rome, GA; son, Doodle (Vanessa) Burns of Rocky Face, GA; sister, Brenda Price of Tullahoma; brothers, Randy Tielkings of Huntsville, AL and Anthony Young of Tullahoma. Grandchildren, Johnny Lee, Jr. and Hayden Burns.
The family will receive friends Friday evening, July 20, 2012 from 5- 6 p.m. with a memorial service to follow at 6 p.m.
Watson-North Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.