Geraldine Hallmark Lee, 91, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2022 at her home. She was of the Baptist Faith. Geraldine was born on July 18, 1930 in Presidio, Texas, to the late Eston Hillard and Margarite Wiggs Hallmark. The family is very proud of Geraldine accomplishment in life and is loved by her family and friends.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Jess Lee Jr.; twin sister, Joyce Deen Burroughs, sister, Glenda McCloud; brother, Eston Hallmark Jr.

Geraldine is survived by her daughter, Tina (Rickey) Magness; son, Jess (Mechelle) Lee III; sister, Joann Clayton; brother, Kenneth Crisp; granddaughter, Kayla Viles; great-grandchildren, Jessalyn, Emmaline, and Kayson Jansen; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, Jan. 17, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Brother Barry Williams officiating. Interment will follow the services at Hamilton Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends from 2:00 - 7:00 p.m. Sunday and from 1:00 p.m. until time of service Monday at the funeral home.

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Arrangements are by the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory and Florist, 5401 Hwy. 153, Hixson, TN 37343.