MATHEWS, Debra Campas 59, died after a valiant battle with lung cancer. She was born in Buffalo, NY, in 1954 and moved to Florida in 1958. She was currently a resident of Franklin, NC, when she felt the mountains calling 7 years ago. She had been the head book keeper at Bi-Lo since her relocation. She worked in Largo for Coldwell Bankers and Buffi-ngton Properties previously. She is predeceased by her loving parents, Tony and Rita Campas. She is survived by two daughters, Sarah Mathews of Seminole and Shelly Mathews of Franklin, NC; also surviving, sister, Linda Campas Smayda (Howard); and her nephew, Todd Smayda (Jennifer); and niece, Tricia Smayda. Debra loved her work but being a Mom was her most important and rewarding job. Further details including online family guestbook may be accessed www.SylvanAbbey.com. Sylvan Abbey Funeral Home Clearwater (727)796-1992
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Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Feb. 15, 2014