CHESTERFIELD — Debra L. (Carmack) Wagner, 42, of Chesterfield, passed away on Oct. 16, 2013, at St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born on June 6, 1971, to Linda and David Carmack in Anderson.
Debbie attended Anderson High School, and she was employed by Madison County Credit Union.
She is survived by her mother, Linda Carmack; father, David (Debbie) Carmack; children, Alexander (Samantha) Wagner, Shelby Wagner, Tyler Wagner; grandson, Cole Wagner “The Sunshine of her life”; former husband, James Wagner; grandmother, Hettie Lee Smith; brothers, David B. Carmack Jr., Carman Carmack, and special nephew, Elijah Carmack. Also surviving are her Uncle Rex (Becky) Smith, Aunt Debra Delp, Aunt Denise Halgis, Aunt Paula (John) Sasser, Uncles Bart, Bret, Michael, Bernard, and Ricky Carmack, Aunt Debbie (Roger) Rigdon, Aunt Vickie Wilson, Uncle Jimmy (Gladis) Carmack, and many other aunts, uncles, and cousins. Special friends, Darrin and Majenica Nelson, Trampas and Karrie Fetters, Jason Causbie, and Amanda Follmar.
She was preceded in death by her first child, Philip Wagner; grandparents, Bill and Vivian Carmack; grandfather, Charles Smith; Uncle LNC Cpl. Carman Keaton Hicks (who was killed in South Vietnam in 1967); cousin Chelse Sasser; cousin, Marcus Crabbe; uncle Dennis Smith; and uncle Raymond Reynolds.
Debbie was loved by many! She loved life, she loved spending time with her children. She loved the sun and the beach. She was very proud of all her children’s accomplishments. Her grandson Cole was the light of her life. She was a Chicago Bears and Cubs fan. She also loved spending time with her family and friends.
Special thanks to Claire, and Tara from Hospice, Dr. Mark Lawlor, and all the staff on 6 South. Her friends and family who supported her during this journey, and her co-workers and friends at Madison County Credit Union.
Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Robert D. Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, 200 W. 53rd St.
Services will be at 11:30 a.m., Saturday at the funeral home, with Sherrill Allred officiating.
Burial will take place in the East Maplewood Cemetery, Anderson.
Post online condolences at www.loosecares.com or www.theheraldbulletin.com.