RINCON - Deborah S. Creech, 63 passed away Sunday morning, Nov. 8, 2020, in the presence of her family.
She was born in Savannah on Sept. 9, 1957. Deborah was a graduate of Effingham County High School's class of 975.
After 35 years of dedication, she retired from Kroger where she never met a customer who wasn't considered family. Everyone in the meat department loved Deborah! She was also a life-long member of Oak Grove Church of Christ.
She is survived by her parents, LeHue Bennett and Exie Kessler; siblings, Bruce Kessler (Kim), Christine Holt and Mark Bennett (Renee); children, Jamie Duncan (Tom) and Christina Sheffield; and grandchildren, Ashley Sanders, Katie Duncan, Chris Duncan, Jacob Sheffield and Daniel Sheffield.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Guy Creech; stepfather, Erwin Kessler; and stepmother, Sherry Bennett.
A memorial service will be conducted Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020, at 5 p.m. at Oak Grove Church of Christ in Rincon.
The family would like to thank Hospice of Savannah, Kindred Hospice of Statesboro and the staff at Westwood PAC in Statesboro for their kind and compassionate care.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to: Oak Grove Church of Christ, 2000 Lexington Ave., Rincon, Ga. 31326.
Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Home, Effingham Chapel. 754-6421
Published in Effingham Herald from Nov. 11 to Nov. 17, 2020.