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Elizabeth (Betty) McGee Britt

Elizabeth (Betty) McGee Britt

Mrs. Elizabeth (Betty) McGee Britt, 83, of Darien, Ga., went HOME to be with the LORD, family and dearest friends just before sunrise on February 8, 2024 at her home in Darien, Ga. She was able to see that sunrise with ALLLL of them.

Mrs Elizabeth (Betty)Ann McGee Britt, daughter of the late Garnett W. McGee and Reba Shockley McGee, was born on Aug 6, 1941 in Wythe County Va. She attended the public schools of Wythe County and graduated from Jackson Memorial High School 1959, National Business College (Roanoke Va) 1962 and Lockheed Aircraft Vocational School 1968.

She was married to her Beloved James E. Britt Sr. on Oct 18, 1969 in Orlando Fla. She worked her longest profession as a homemaker, wife, Mama, GrammyMama, and Grammy. But she also accomplished Mechanical Drawing, Visual Aid Typist and Artist, Illustrator, Office Manager, Commercial Fishing with the boats “Salazar” and “River Rat”, and Caretaker of Family and Friends.

Betty was a 63-year member of the Order of the Eastern Star,  #97 Evansham Chapter of Wytheville Va., Sunday School Superintendent and Elder of The First Presbyterian Church of Darien, Ga for numerous years, Girl Scouts of America Junior and Cadet leader, Boy Scouts of America, Program Director- Cub Scout Leader and Cub Master for six years each. To EVERYONE that knew her … she ALWAYS had an open door!!

Betty was proceeded in death by her Beloved James E.Britt Sr.; sisters, Mrs. Clyde (Nick) W., Garnita McGee Nichols of Richmond Va. and Mrs. (Steve)  Sharon Pugh of Austinville Va.

Betty is survived by daughter, Angela E. Porter of Austinville Va.; and sons, Jesse M. Britt ( Melissa Miller) of Darien Ga., Robert C. Britt of Cox Ga. and step-son, James E. Britt Jr of Brunswick ,Ga.

Grandchildren in age order, Kymbre Patton (Kyle Sullivan) of Darien Ga., Jessica Britt of Brunswick, Ga.; Jesse Britt II (Faith Stevenot Britt) of Harrogate, Tenn., Katherine Britt of Brunswick, Ga., Marissa Maynard (Adam Maynard) of Brunswick, Ga., Mathew Miller (Dominique Carrasquillo) of Waynesville, Ga., Jonathan Miller Jr.( Racheal Lohsandt) of Hinesville, Ga., and Sarah Ann Britt (Tony Edwards) of Columbus, Ga.

Great-grandchildren in age order, Jay Blackmore, Marqis Howell, Riley Hoy, Caiden Bender, Landon Maynard, Mathew Miller II, Ryleigh Edwards, Layton Maynard, Gage Miller, Jon Dean Sullivan, Sophie Maynard, Kalani Sullivan, Remington Miller, Jesse Britt.

Beloved nieces and nephew, Kimberly Nichols Lane of Richmond, Va., Elaine Pugh Akers of Austinville, Va., and Eric Pugh of Austinville, Va.; great-niece Jerrica Nichols (Ashley Nichols) of Bel Air, Md.

Graveside services will be at St Andrew’s Cemetery at 11 am on Saturday the Feb. 17, with a Celebration of Life to follow. Pallbearers will be Kyle Sullivan, Jesse Britt II , Adam Maynard, Mathew Miller, Jonathan Miller, and Tony Edwards

The Family would like to send out a Special “Thank You” to Hospice of the Golden Isles and all the family/friends who have furnished food and other special needs during OUR time of need.       Arrangements by Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home of Brunswick, Ga.