Debra Lois Stafford, 67, of Paragould, passed away Dec. 7, 2020, at Arkansas Methodist Hospital.

She was the daughter of the late Melvin Stafford and Melva (Speer) Kennard.

Debra was survived by her mother, Melva Kennard of Paragould; her sisters, Carole (Gary) Kalagian of St. Louis, and Karen (Michael) Bailey of Fort Smith; a brother, Danny (Anita) Stafford of Paragould; her nieces and caregivers, Kelly Messmer and Robin Welch; and a host of other family members and friends. She will be missed greatly.

A graveside service was held Tuesday, Dec. 8, at Mitchell Cemetery in Greenway.

An online guestbook is available at www.irby funeralhome.com.

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