Debrah Diann "Debbie" Mears died July 5, 2017 in Norman at the age of 56 years 2 months 20 days. Funeral Services are scheduled for 12:00 pm, Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at Wadley’s Funeral Chapel. Interment will follow at Noble IOOF Cemetery, entrusted to the care of Wadley’s Funeral Service.
Debbie was born April 18, 1961 in Hammond, Indiana to LJ and Anna Carolene (Goad) Craft. She was raised and attended school in Louisville, Kentucky. She continued her education and earned her Certified Nurse Aide and Medication Aide certification. Debbie moved to Oklahoma in 1985. She was an animal advocate and lover, especially dogs. She enjoyed traveling and playing bingo.
Debbie is preceded in death by her grandparents; father, LJ Craft; mother, Anna Carolene Ricondo; her siblings, Charles Palmer, Michael Palmer, Lisa Burgess. Survivors include her brother, Donald Craft and wife, Donia of Noble; sister, Anna Catherine Craft of Norman; sister in law and best friend, Peggy Sue Palmer of Noble; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.