Deborah Jean Pace, 63, of Franklinton, passed away Wednesday November 5, 2014 at WakeMed. She was born in Enid, Oklahoma to the late Richard Ellis Whitt and Phyllis Law Whitt. She was a member of South Haven Baptist Church, Belton, MO. Mrs. Pace was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and will be greatly missed.
Debbie's focus in life was her children and grandchildren. Her influence in their lives will be her legacy.
A celebration will be held at 11:00 o’clock at 611 Chestnut St, Belton, MO, November 14, 2014 at McGilley & George Funeral Home in Belton, MO. Burial will be held at Belton Cemetery, Belton, MO.
Mrs. Pace is survived by her husband of 43 years, Paul M. Pace; children, Paul M. Pace, Jr.(Carrie) of Raymore, MO, James A. Pace(Casey) of West Melbourne, FL and Jacqueline Pace Johnston(James) of Franklinton; sister, Paulette Hawkins Poseyville, IN; brothers, Danny Whitt(Marcie) of Eagan, MN and Doug Whitt(Kelley) of Mulvane, KS; grandchildren, Olivia & Elizabeth Pace, Emily & Ethan Pace and Madison, Jacob & Chrissy Johnston.
She was preceded in death by brother, Glenn Whitt and grandson, Julian Parker.
Flowers are welcome or memorial donations may be made to Samaritan’s Purse, P.O. Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607.
Friends may visit with the family from 2-4:00 P.M. Saturday afternoon November 8, 2014 at Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 405 South Main Street, Wake Forest, NC. (919-556-5811)