of Jonesboro, AR
June 24, 1951 - September 8, 2021
Deborah Ann McCollum, 70, of Jonesboro, passed away Wednesday, September 8, 2021, at St. Bernards Hospital. She was born June 24, 1951 in Jonesboro to Walter and Charlene (Putt) Ray. She was a store manager for Sears for many years. She was the owner of Darcy Lynn's Restaurant in Chicago until retirement. Her grandchildren were her greatest joy.Deborah was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, James C. McCollum; and two brothers, Roger Ray and Barry Ray.Survivors include her two sons, Richard Burgess and Robert ( Angela) Burgess; a daughter, Darcy Linn; grandchildren, Ashlynn Dacus, Paiton Burgess, Ricky Burgess and Emily Burgess; and many other beloved friends and family.Chapel services will be 11 am Monday at Roller-Farmers Union Funeral Home, 1900 West Washington Avenue in Jonesboro with Kenneth Doke officiating. Burial will follow at Jonesboro Memorial Park.Visitation will precede the service and begin at 10 am.
Everyone loved Deborah. Always smiling, happy, friendly. We’ll miss all that, but we rest in the faith that we’ll see her again. God bless her family with peace and assurance.
Rick, Robert, and Family, I’m so very sorry to hear of Deborah’s passing. We worked together at Sears for many years and had some good times. Thoughts and prayers for comfort and peace for you and yours.
So sorry I couldn't be there today brother. You are in my prayers.
i got you bro
I will miss you more than you could imagine. I loved you more than life itself. Fly high, my precious one.
Rob, Rick and Family, Our deepest sympathy. May the peace and comfort that only God can give because of Jesus be yours now and in the days ahead. Dan and Sandy Toone
Robert and rick, I'm sorry to hear your mom has passed. May God comfort you guys and family . I'm sure your memories will keep you until you meet again. Again, sorry for your loss
My thoughts and prays to all the family she will be greatly missed
Deborah you were a wonderful lady and you will be missed.
I got to know Deborah through Rick when he worked at Honey Baked Ham she was always so sweet and loved Lil Rickey and Emily very muchDeepest condolences to your family ❤️
Love you guys.
So sorry to hear about Debra she was one of my bosses at Sears and I considered her My friend we had some good memories. Patsy and Myles Evans
I’m so sorry. She was Always So Precious. I worked with her at Sears.
She will greatly missed. God Bless, love you guys
You were so swett
So sorry for your loss, Rob. Losing your mother is never easy.
To Deborah's family. I am so very sorry for your loss. Deborah will be missed by so many. I worked with her at Sears for many years. I have lots of good memories from my days at Sears, and she was in many of those precious, funny memories. She was a very special lady! God Bless you and may he give you comfort in the difficult days ahead.
So sorry to hear about Deb. We all had such good times at Sears