Debra Kay Dykes, 54, died Monday, April 15, 2013 at her Hinesville residence after a long illness.
A native of Savannah, she had lived in Hinesville her entire life. She served as a member of Liberty County Board of Education and was involved in many community civic projects.
Debra is survived by a daughter, Ellie Dean (Shane) of Savannah; a son, Jason Shuman of Hinesville; a sister, Carlynn Brunton of England; and grandchildren, Cameron and Carson Dean.
A visitation will be from 6-8 p.m., Thursday, April 18, at Carter Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, April 19, at Hinesville First United Methodist Church with Rev. Dr. Rich Wright officiating. Burial will be in the Hinesville Cemetery.
Online condolences can be made at www.carterorglethorpe.com.