Cover photo for Mary "Beth" Elizabeth (Thomas)  Sosebee's Obituary
Mary "Beth" Elizabeth (Thomas)  Sosebee Profile Photo
1953 Mary 2022

Mary "Beth" Elizabeth (Thomas) Sosebee

June 11, 1953 — October 18, 2022

Mary Elizabeth (Beth) Thomas Sosebee, 69, of High Shoals, GA died on Tuesday, October 18, 2022.

Born in Athens, GA, she was the daughter of the late H. Donald Thomas and Mary Neal Thomas and sister to the late Wade Thomas.

Beth received her master’s degree from the University of Georgia and taught elementary school at Social Circle Elementary School until her retirement. She was a lifelong member of High Shoals Christian Church.

Survivors include her husband of 45 years, Bill Sosebee, son and daughter in law, Jake and Pamela Sosebee, sister, Robin Pannell, brother, Jeff (Starr) Thomas, sisters in law, Lavida (Charlie) Waters and Marilyn (Ted) Wilkes and a host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Friday, October 21, 2022 at 11:00 AM at High Shoals Christian Church with her brother Rev. Jeff Thomas officiating. Interment will follow at Thomas Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Thursday at Lord and Stephens West Chapel.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to High Shoals Christian Church, P.O.Box 70, High Shoals, GA 30645, or the charity of choice.

Lord and Stephens Funeral Home, WEST, Watkinsville, GA is in charge of arrangements.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Mary "Beth" Elizabeth (Thomas) Sosebee, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Thursday, October 20, 2022

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Friday, October 21, 2022

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

High Shoals Christian Church

, Bishop, GA 30621

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 9

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree