Deborah Lynn Council

  • "May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow."
  • "Althea & Family, you all are in our Prayers. Debbie will be..."
    - Stephanie English
  • "God Bless.Love you."
    - Isaac Lee Jefferson
  • "God Bless Your Family!"
    - sheila bowers
  • "God bless all of you in this time of sorrow."
    - Mable Jefferson King

Council Deborah Lynn Council, age 52, was born October 27, 1961 to Joseph and Garthene Council. A graduate of South High School, she had been employed by the State of Ohio, Department of Job and Family Services; and was a member of Trinity Baptist Church, joining in 1971. She was predeceased by her parents Joseph and Garthene Council, a brother Kevin Council and sister JoAnnetta Council Truss. She leaves to cherish her memory her sister, Althea Council; and brother, Loren Council, both of Columbus; aunts, Loretta Davis of Columbus and Ozelia Jefferson of Baltimore, MD; uncle, Bishop Alfred (Lanita) Perry of San Antonio, TX; special friends, Tracie Martin, Dexter Trent, Sr., Kim Carroll, Irene Truss, Rev. Eric Carson, Terri Timberlake, Terry Goins; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and other friends. Homegoing service 11 a.m. Monday, January 27, 2014 at the Trinity Baptist Church, 461 St. Clair Ave., Columbus, OH 43203. Rev. Victor Davis, officiating. The family will receive friends at the church Monday, 10 a.m. until the start of services. Interment in Union Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to DIEHL-WHITTAKER FUNERAL SERVICE, 720 E. Long St. To sign the online guestbook, please visit

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Diehl-Whittaker Funeral Service
720 E Long Street Columbus, OH 43203
(614) 258-9549
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Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Jan. 24, 2014