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Debra Deranda (Higginbotham) Smith

July 9, 1953 ~ February 19, 2019 (age 65)

Debra Deranda Higginbotham Smith, age 65, of Linden, Alabama passed away Tuesday, February 19, 2019.

Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m.  Friday, February 22, 2019 at Lawrence Brown-Service Funeral Home. Burial will follow at New Live Oak Cemetery. Visitation will begin one hour prior to the service at 1:00.

She is preceded by her parents, Marion Columbus Higginbotham and Flora Jenette Nichols and step-father, Deramus Nichols.

Debra is survived by her husband of 43 years, James Ray Smith; children, Betty Jean (Todd) Gardner, Rita Luker, Lita (Mark) Wallace, Terry Ballard, Brenda Smith, Denise (Tony) Payton; brothers: Randy Higginbotham, Ben (Aleyda) Higginbotham, Phillip (Brenda) Higginbotham;  and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.


Pallbearers will be Roger Nichols, Joey Foxhall, Johnny Garner, Greg Sanders, Rich Pendergrass, Kenny Jones, and Jason Higginbotham.

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