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Obituary for Barbara Sallee (Cook)

Barbara Cook Sallee, 81, widow of George Lee “Bucky” Sallee, passed away on Thursday, December 3rd, 2020. She was born January 20th, 1939 in Fayette County, Kentucky, daughter of the late Elmer W. and Mildred (Hager) Cook. Barbara was retired from Square D and was a member of First United Methodist Church of Georgetown. She enjoyed playing penny bingo, working puzzle books and volunteering at the nursing home. Barbara is survived by her sister, Phyllis (Thomas) McCallister; her daughter-in-law, Therese Welch; her niece, Barbara Joyce McCallister; two nephews, Thomas (Jennifer) McCallister and John McCallister; five great nephews and five great-great nephews, a special great-great nephew, “Little John” McCallister; numerous dear friends. In addition to her husband and parents, Barbara was preceded in death by her son, Lester F. Teater II and one sister, Betty Jo Cook. Services will be private. Burial will be in Bluegrass Memorial Gardens. The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to the staff of Bluegrass Hospice Care for their loving care of Barbara. Memorial contributions may be directed to Bluegrass Hospice Care, 1317 US Highway 62E, Cynthiana, Kentucky 41031.