Mrs. Dees worked for several years at Western Baptist Hospital and attended Gospel Mission Worship Center in Paducah.
Survivors include her husband of 33 years, Leo Dees; one daughter, Jennifer Goins of Benton, Ky.; one son, Jeffrey Sullivan of Texas; one stepdaughter, Krystal Lepeard of West Paducah; one stepson, Jeff Dees of Metropolis; one sister, Brenda King of Paducah; and eight grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Hazel Jackson Wyatt; and one brother.
Graveside service was held Thursday at Fooks Cemetery in Marshall County with Rev. Wayne Carter officiating.
Memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Kentucky Chapter, 6100 Dutchmans Lane, Suite 401, Louisville, KY 40205.
Milner and Orr Funeral Home of Paducah was in charge of arrangements.