November 22, 1949 - February 18, 2022
Debby was born in Fort Worth, Texas and was proud of being a sixth generation Texan. At an early age she was surrounded by family members since her immediate family, her aunts and uncles and grandparents all lived in a two-block radius in Fort Worth. Debby’s love of family began in those early years and continued throughout her lifetime. Later, as Debby was entering high school, the family moved to Arlington and acquired a nearby farm. One of Debby’s greatest loves was riding her horse over creeks and through pastures. Debby was very successful in her career as an interior designer and real estate agent. She had an exceptional talent for decorating beautiful and unique rooms to suit the homeowner’s taste. However, she always put her family above her business career. Debby was adventurous (including parachuting out of a plane); and, was the epitome of style and grace with her own unique bohemian flair. Debby loved antiques, Christmas, animals, butterflies and family gatherings. Despite some orthopedic surgeries and pain in her later years, she always exhibited an optimistic outlook and loved life. Debby was very religious and would often talk directly to God. Debby was the very best daughter, wife, mom, LALA to her grandchildren, sister and friend. She will be forever missed; and, will live forever in our memories and our hearts.
Applicable Bible Verses
“I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith” 2 Timothy 4:7
“In my father’s house there are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare a place for all of us one day.” John 14:2.
Debby is preparing the most wonderful rooms for all of us one day.
“Be strong and courageous for the Lord your God” will be with you wherever you go.” Joshua 1:9
Significance of Butterflies to Debby
Debby had a love of Butterflies and a significance to their meaning when she saw them. Consequently, the family requests that when you see a butterfly from this day forward, that you remember Debby and the wonderful life she lived. It constitutes a God wink that she is always a part of us.