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Obituaries

March 17, 2011

Debra “Debbie” Curtis

1955 - 2011

It is with heavy hearts that the family of Debbie Curtis announces her sudden passing on Tuesday, March 15, 2011 at the age of 55 years.

Debbie was greatly devoted to her family and deeply cherished by them.  Fulfilling her God-given role as a wife, mother, grandmother, and daughter was Debbie's utmost desire, defining quality, and the legacy she leaves with her children.

Debbie will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 38 years, John; her daughters, Heather, Kristi, and Jennifer; son-in-law, Bob Marriott; parents, Tobby and Dolly Jackson; brothers, Robbie Jackson and wife, Lynn, Tobby Lee Jackson and wife, Becky; parents-in-law, John Curtis Sr. and Judy; sister-in-law, Susie Little and husband, Glen; brothers-in-law, Steve and Stan Curtis; eleven nieces and nephews; ten great-nieces and nephews; and by her precious grandsons, Jonny "Jonny Bear" and Joshua.  Debbie was preceded in death by her niece and nephew, Andrea and Bryan Little.

Debbie was a member of Calvary Baptist Church, Sulphur Springs, TX., and a former long-term member of Oldham Memorial Baptist Church of Muskogee.

A celebration of Debbie's life and the entrance into the arms of her Heavenly Father, will be held Saturday, March 19, 2011 at 10:30 A.M. at Calvary Baptist Church, 200 South R Street, with Reverends Tom Shelton, John Curtis Sr., and Glen Little officiating.  Pallbearers will be Robbie Stevenson, Johnny Jackson, Robbie Jackson, Donnie Echols, Wes Young and Julio Gloria.

Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home of Muskogee.

 

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