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Debra Humphreys

March 11, 1950 — May 29, 2024

Debra Ann (McCain) Humphreys, 74, of Waldron, Arkansas went to be with her Lord and Savior, Wednesday, May 29, 2024 in Fort Smith, Arkansas surrounded by her loving family. Debra was born March 11, 1950 in Waldron, Arkansas to Erma (Morris) Phelan and raised together with step-father Ansel Phelan. Debra was a lifetime member of the Evening Shade Baptist Church in Waldron, Arkansas.

Debra was married to the love of her life, Cyrus Henry Humphreys Jr. for 42 marvelous years before Cyrus went on to Heaven to wait for her. Together they raised four amazing children and loved their grandchildren and great grandchildren immensely. Debra enjoyed listening to good old southern rock music and the blues. She loved it when Bob Seager's music would come on. Debra enjoyed reading, crocheting and spending time with her family. Her children, grandchildren and great great children where her world and she always wanted to see them happy. The memories made will forever be treasured by each of them.

Debra, a loving wife, mother and grandmother leaves behind to cherish her memory her four children: Shawnda Lister of Waldron, Arkansas; Lee Humphreys of Lubbock, Texas; Shane Humphreys and Matt Humprheys both of Levelland, Texas. Nan will forever remain in the hearts of her seven grandchildren: Cydney Spooner, Trevor Lister, Madison Duvall, Josh Humphreys, Nikki Reffner, Nacoma Malloy and Austin Flores as well as 16 great grandchildren. Debra is also survived by three siblings: Cindy Cato of Hot Springs, Arkansas; Ronnah Johnson of Waldron, Arkansas; and Butch Phelan of Poteau, Oklahoma. Debra will be missed by all that knew her, including many nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and extended family and friends dear to her heart.

Debra was preceded in death by her loving husband, Cyrus Humphreys Jr and her parents, Erma and Ansel Phelan.

Debra's life celebration will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, June 8, 2024 with Pastor John Eigsti officiating at Evening Shade Baptist Church in Waldron, Arkansas. Arrangements and cremation arrangements are being entrusted to the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home in Waldron, Arkansas.

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Service Schedule

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Saturday, June 8, 2024

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Central time)

Evening Shade Baptist Church

AR-28, Waldron, AR 72958

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