Debra "Debbi" Killebrew (Chisolm)
Debra Anne "Debbi" Chisholm Killebrew of Lexington, MS, passed away on Saturday, May 19, 2018, at her home in Coxburg. Debbi was born on April 10, 1955, in Rolling Fork. She retired from Holmes County Band & Trust as Comptroller with 41 years of dedicated service. Debbi is known for her kind and quiet spirit and as one who loved her husband, grandchildren, family members, and pets. Debbi enjoyed gardening and was an avid reader. She also enjoyed spending countless hours alongside Dennis riding through the pasture to tend to their cows. She knew each cow by name and loved feeding them apples through her truck window as they came to greet her. She was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church where she enjoyed worshiping with her church family.
Debbi was preceded in death by her father, T. O. “Red” Chisholm; step-mother, Jean Chisholm; mother-in-law, Myrtis Killebrew Hearn; and brother, William “Billy” Chisholm.
She is survived by her devoted husband, Dennis Lee Killebrew; step-daughter, Dee Dee Davis (Shannon); granddaughters, Brylee and Eden Davis; mother, Vivian Juanita Norris; brothers, Don Chisholm (Sharon), Ronnie Chisholm (Kathy), Brent Chisholm (Kristan); sister, Vivian McBride (Johnny), and step-sister, Judy Mason along with a host of nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Monday, May, 21, from 5 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Southern Funeral Home in Lexington. The funeral will be held at Oak Grave Baptist Church in Coxburg on Tuesday, May 22, at 11:00 a.m. with the burial being held at Coxburg Cemetery. The service will be officiated by Rev. Gage Hynum and Rev. Shannon Davis. Pall-bearers are Jonathon McBride, Justin and Josh Killebrew, Randy Bailey, Ricky Winstead, and Hunter Chisholm.