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Georgia Lee (Seely) Bledsoe

September 26, 1941 ~ April 19, 2022 (age 80) 80 Years Old


A memorial service is scheduled for 10:00 AM on Tuesday, April 26, 2022 at Catalyst Church for Georgia Lee Bledsoe of Artesia, New Mexico.

Mrs. Bledsoe, 80, died on April 19, 2022 in Artesia.

Nolan Fredrick will officiate at the services. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Terpening & Son Mortuary.

Georgia was born on September 26, 1941 in Artesia; the daughter of Lee Newman Seely and Bernice Blakeley Seely. She was a lifelong resident of Artesia and worked for Yates Petroleum Corporation for 38 years before retiring. She loved flower gardening, line dancing, raising horses, shopping and as Tommy liked to say she rotated the store inventory regularly but most of all she loved her family.

She graduated from Artesia High School in 1959 and on May 3, 1963 she was married to Tommy Bledsoe in Artesia, NM.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother Glenn Smith.

She is survived by her husband Tommy Bledsoe; sons Forrest Neal and Joni Bledsoe and Allen Wade Bledsoe all of Artesia; grandchildren Alyssa and Nick Alvarado of Richmond Hill, Georgia and Ryan Bledsoe and Marlee Runyan of Artesia; and by geat-grandchildren Noah Alvarado and Avery Alvarado of Richmond Hill, Georgia.

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