Deborah “Debbie” Jean Smith Singletary, 65, daughter of Dessie M. Smith and the late Jessie J. Smith, was born on February 7, 1956 at Saint Joseph Hospital in Southern Pines, North Carolina. She departed this life on Saturday, March 27, 2021 at her home in Aberdeen, North Carolina. She was preceded in death by one son, Travis Singletary and her husband, Anthony Singletary.
She leaves to cherish her precious memories: her mother, Dessie M. Smith; one son, Derek Singletary; three grandchildren, Shala, Giana and Tristan; two brothers, Frank Smith (Arlene) of Aberdeen, North Carolina and Jessie J. Smith of Southern Pines, North Carolina; two sisters, Linda Utley of Aberdeen, North Carolina and Teresa Caroll (John) of Raeford, North Carolina; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
A family visitation will be held at 12:00 noon and a funeral service at 1:00 pm on Thursday, April 1, 2021 at Full Gospel Holiness Church in Aberdeen, North Carolina. Jones and Little Funeral Services is assisting the family.