Deborah Jean Yoder went home to be with the Lord on March 22, 2019.
She was born on February 2, 1955. She grew up in Taylor, Mi., but spent her adult life in the Lafayette, Ga area. Deborah was a homemaker and devoted her life to caring for her husband and children.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 38 years, Ronald "Cowboy" Yoder and her father, Billy Manning.
She is survived by her mother and step-father, Betty and Terry Thompson and her children, Ryan (Amanda) Yoder, Ronnie (Angel) Yoder, Robert (Dusti) Yoder, and Jennifer Stephens. She was "Nanny" to many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
The service will be at 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 28, at Cross Connection Church, 703 North Main St., Lafayette, Ga. The family will receive visitors from 4 p.m. until the service begins.
A special thanks to Amedysis Hospice for their care during this difficult time.