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Debra Rae Tillery

July 23, 1962 — March 6, 2021

Debra Rae Tillery, 58, of Bald Knob passed away Saturday, March 6th at her home. She was born July 23, 1962 in Holland, Michigan to the late Charles and Katherine (Ver Duin) Lyons.

Debra was a kind, loving person. She was a hard worker and loved helping people. Debra enjoyed the outdoors especially fishing and back roading. She cherished her family and treasured her grandchildren. She will be dearly missed.

Left to cherish her memory are her children, three sons, Jimmy Edwards Jr. (Angela Schmitt), Kyle Edwards (Michelle), and Adam Edwards (Chay); five daughters, Stacy Pauls (Ryan), Chelsey Edwards (Aaron Royer) Rebecca Ward (Branson), Amber Tillery (John Corbit), and Laressa Wingo (Christopher); two step daughters, Tosha Locius and Terra; one stepson, Travis; three sisters, Mary Fuerst, Joann Bloomfield, and Jan Dalman; former boyfriend and the one who helped raise the kids, Shannon Oden (Sheila); current boyfriend, Rick Cummins; and thirty-two grandchildren.

Debra was preceded in death by her parents, Charles, and Katherine Lyons.   




Visitation will be from 6:00-8:00 PM on Thursday, March 11th at Searcy McEuen Funeral Home. There are no other services scheduled.

All Cremation Arrangements have been entrusted to Searcy McEuen Funeral Home.

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Thursday, March 11, 2021

6:00 - 8:00pm (Eastern time)

Mt. Zion Church of God

AR-157, Judsonia, AR

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