JEFFERSON - Doris Lee Watson Turner, 81, passed away on Tuesday, April 16, 2013.
Born in Jackson County, she was the daughter of the late Claude and Lilly Mae Gee Watson. She was retired from Gold Kist Hatchery, was a homemaker, and a member of the Pond Fork Baptist Church. Mrs. Turner was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Turner; brothers, Bill Watson, J.C. Watson, and Cecil (Sprout) Watson; and sisters, Nell Moore, Clara Mae Mangum, and Kathy Allen.
Survivors include a son, Gary (Elaine) Watson, Jefferson; grandson, Shawn (Pam) Watson; granddaughter, Jenie Buffington; great-granddaughters, Paige, Hope and Hannah Faith Watson, and Harlee Hogan; and many nieces and nephews.
The visitation will be held on Thursday, April 18, from 6 to 8 p.m. the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, please make memorials to the American Heart Association, 1720 Epps Bridge Pkwy., Suite 108-383, Athens, GA 30606, or the Alzheimer's Association-Georgia Chapter, 41 Perimeter Center East, Suite 550, Atlanta, GA 30346.
Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, is in charge of arrangements.