Debra “Debbie” Kay White Richman, age 61, of Bennett, passed away December 14, 2019, at the Uintah Basin Medical Center.
She was born December 30, 1957, in Culbertson, Montana, to Dennis Duane and Irma Ruth White. She married Wayne Rick Richman on September 15, 1978, in Whiterocks Canyon, Utah.
Debbie had worked as a waitress for the Frontier Grill for over 30 years and everyone knew and loved her because of her upbeat personality and heart of gold! She tried to see the best in everyone and as soon as you met her, she was your friend. Her boys were her whole life. When she became a grandmother, she was ecstatic, and the grandkids became the light of her life, she loved to refer to her girls as sweet-peas, and she was so proud of all of their accomplishments.
When she wasn’t working, she loved being a homemaker, a farmer, gardener, and landscaper. She had two very special friends, Terry McCurdy and Emily Gurule.
Debbie was a member of the Roosevelt Baptist Church and she had a deep love and affection for Jesus Christ.
She is survived by her husband of 41 years, Rick, of Bennett; children, Lucus Richman (Ashlie Lee), Roosevelt; Levi (Ashley) Richman, Bennett; grandchildren, Gavin Matlock; Lannin, Mekaea, Payshence, & Zinley Richman; her mother, Ruth White, Roosevelt; siblings, James (Julie) White, LaVerkin, Utah; Douglas (Kayla) White, St. George; Steve White, Roosevelt; sister-in-law, Karen White, Roosevelt; and many nieces & nephews.
She was preceded in death by her son, Lefty; her father, Dennis; her brother, Kenneth White; grandmother, Trina White; brother-in-law, Craig Richman; and mother-in-law, Betty Lillian Bigelow Richman.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, December 21, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at the Roosevelt Baptist Church, 402 N Hillcrest Drive. There will be a viewing on Friday from 6-8 p.m. at the Grace Events Center, 1024 W US Highway 40, and on Saturday from 9:30-10:45 a.m. at the church. Cremation will follow the services.
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