Saundra Knipe Gee, 73, of East Ridge, passed away on Friday, May 9, 2014. Mrs. Gee was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota to William and Lois Knipe and was raised in Montgomery, Ala. She loved the Lord and was a dedicated and loving wife and mother. Surviving are her husband of 49 years, Ralph Gee; children, Julie Gee, Stan Gee and Susan Gee; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, William Knipe; and sister, Thelma Blevins. All services will be private. Saundra loved flowers, but the family has asked that in lieu of flowers, friends and family plant flowers or a tree in her honor and to think of her while they enjoy the beauty of nature. Also, memorial donations may be made to the Chattanooga Area Food Bank. Arrangements are by the East Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory, and Florist.