LAKELAND - Deborah G. Williams, age 52, wife, mother, teacher, artist, died Tuesday (September 17, 2013) respiratory failure.
She was born November 21, 1960, at Fort Dix, N.J. She graduated from Robinson H.S. in 1978 and U.S.F. in 1996. She taught at Lakeland H.S., Polk City Elem. and Combee Elem.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Jacquline Catob.
Debbie is survived by her husband of 32 years, Jimmy Williams, children Josh P. Williams, Daniel Williams (Tiffany), Grace Macaborka (Gene), stepchildren Kim Strommer (Patrick), Bryan Williams (Andie) and Kasey Williams, 11 grandchildren, father Karl Catob, brother Stephen Catob, sisters Karen, Helene (Dave), Sandy (Rick), Linda, Ann, and many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held, Sat., Sept. 28, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. at First Alliance Church of Lakeland, 1919 E. Edgewood Dr., Lakeland, FL.
Memorial donations may be made in Debbie's name to First Alliance Church of Lakeland.