Debbie Lee Hart McCollum, 56, of Athens, Georgia, passed away Monday morning, January 10, 2022, at the Piedmont Athens Medical Center.

Born July 20, 1965, in Franklin County, she was the daughter of the late Roy Lee and Henrietta McEver Hart. She was the sister of the late Melinda Kay Dobbs. She was an honor graduate of Franklin County High School Class of 1983.  She was a graduate of Athens Area Technical Institute and had worked at the  Riverbend Research Center of UGA. She loved being a Mary Kay Consultant.

Survivors include her husband Terry McCollum; two sons Johnathon McCollum, Danielsville, GA, and Terry Lee McCollum, Athens; daughter and son-in-law, Shayna and Jason Beard, Sandy Cross Community; four grandchildren, Jamie, Megan, Ellie and Mykenzie; and two sisters, Sherry Combs, Martin, GA, and Sherrie (Mark)  Ayers Carnesville.

Services will be Thursday morning at 11am at the B D Ginn Memorial Chapel.  Interment will be at Trinity Methodist Church Cemetery.