Debra K. Brown, 61, died Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at Duke University Hospital.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2 at the Lawrence Bowers Cultural Arts Center on the campus of Whiteville High School, 413 North Lee Street with Dr. Timothy A. Lance officiating. Burial will be in McDougald Cemetery. Viewing will be held from noon-7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 1 at Peoples Funeral Home and Tuesday, Aug. 2 one hour prior to the service at the center. There will be no viewing after the service.
Surviving are one daughter, Tehesia Wilcox of Raleigh; one son, Christopher Wilcox of Raleigh; one sister, Linda Grant of Clarkton; three brothers, Emmett Brown of Lumberton, Charles Brown of Whiteville, and Dennis Brown of Rocky Mount; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.