Debbie Childress, 71 of Carthage, passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 15, 2023 at her home on Dowd Road.
Debbie was born in Pinehurst on December 18, 1951 to the late Joan and Charles Dowd. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Steve Childress and brother Mike Dowd.
She is survived by her son, Zach Childress of Welcome, a grandson, Zeke Childress of Wallace and a sister, Pam Cameron (Thomas) of Carthage. Debbie is also survived by several nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.
We are saddened by her death but joyful that she walks in heaven, healthy again, surrounded by her loved ones that went before her. Her family is especially grateful for the wonderful care of Dr. David Hipp and staff, provided during her illness.
A celebration of life will be held for Steve and Debbie at a later time. Memorial contributions may be made to the Zeke Childress College Fund, First Bank c/o Martha Mappin, 10205 US 15-501 Hwy, Unit 46, Southern Pines NC, 28387. or by clicking here: https://www.tmcfunding.com/funds/zeke-childress-college-fund/7455/