Debra Malone was born on January 26, 1962 in Hutchinson, Kansas, the daughter of Donald Dean Knapp and Wilma Irene (Scott) Knapp. She died on Tuesday, January 13, 2015 in Chickasha.
Debra came to Chickasha as a young child and attended Chickasha Public Schools.
She had been a truck driver for several years, driving cross country. She had also been employed as a Certified Nursing Assistant at Shanoan Springs and Chickasha Nursing Centers, as well as several others. She also had worked in home health care.
Debra enjoyed fishing and gardening.
She was preceded in death by both parents and two sons, David Knapp and Justin Stephens.
Survivors include two sons, James and Tony Stephens; one sister, Linda Huffman; two brothers, Gus and Gary Knapp; two step-daughters, Annesha Jackson and Shannon Kirk; three granddaughters and two grandsons, all of Chickasha; one niece and five nephews; as well as other extended family and friends.
Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Ferguson Funeral Home.