HELEN LEE SAFFLES, age 75, of Athens passed away on March 29, 2018 at her residence surrounded by family. A native of Englewood and a life-long resident of McMinn County, she was the daughter of the late Earl and Esta Lee of Englewood, TN. She was a former employee of Johnson Controls and a member at Antioch Baptist Church. She was a loving wife, mother & mamaw.
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Funeral Services will be 7:00 PM, Saturday, March 31, 2018, with Rev. Larry Arwood and Rev. Bob Thomas officiating in the chapel of Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home in Athens.
Graveside services will be 11:00 AM, Monday, April 2, 2018 at Hopewell Springs Baptist Church Cemetery in Madisonville, Tenn.
Pallbearers will be her grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 PM, Saturday, prior to the service at the funeral home.
Those unable to attend may send condolences to www.laycock-hobbs.com/notices/Helen-Saffles
Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home in Athens is in charge of the arrangements