Debra Rena Patterson, 55, a homemaker, died Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, in Newark.
Graveside service was Aug. 25 at Aurora Cemetery, and a celebration of Debra’s life was held that evening at Christian-Hawkins Funeral Home in Boyd.
Debra was born Dec. 3, 1958, in Kilgore to Bob and Gwendola “Faye” (Meredith) Bullard. She married Gary Patterson June 25, 2000, in Barbados.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her husband, Gary Patterson of Manchester, N.J.; sister Pixie Leva Rippy of Newark; brother Derek Newman of Lebanon, Mo.; and other family members and friends.