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Debra Ann McAllister

Funeral services for Debra Ann (Cain) McAllister, 66 of Quitman are scheduled for 10 A.M. Saturday at the Lowe Funeral Home Chapel in Quitman with Brother David Jackson and Rev. Bobby Jones officiating. Burial will follow at Quitman City Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 P.M. Friday evening at the funeral home.

Debra was born August 26, 1952 in Tyler, TX to Gaston Paul and Nelwyn (Puckett) Cain and died January 15, 2019 in Quitman. She worked in insurance sales for many years and was a member at First Baptist Church in Quitman. Debra graduated from Quitman High School in 1970 and Texas Christian University in 1974, where she was a member of Chi Omega sorority.

Debra was preceded in death by her parents, Gaston and Nelwyn Cain and her husband Terry.

Left to cherish her memory are her sons: Cain and Joannie of Quitman; Courtney McAllister of Tyler and Chase McAllister of Quitman; her sister Pam Smith and Stan of Quitman; Granddaughters Makaylen Vega and Fabian of Tyler, and Maddox McAllister of Tyler; great granddaughter Alexa Vega of Tyler; niece, Kristan Smith Rosenblum; and nephew, Clay Smith.

Serving as pallbearers will be Cain McAllister, Courtney McAllister, Chase McAllister, Jason Cathey, Clay Smith and Alvin Jones. Honorary pallbearer is Stan Smith.


Lowe Funeral Home
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  • 1102 E. Goode St
    Quitman, Texas 75783

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Lowe Funeral Home
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  • 1102 E. Goode St
    Quitman, Texas 75783

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With a smile, positive outlook, and always glad to see you, I'll cherish these memories of a close friend and classmate, and good times our families had through the years.

Winston Duke Feb 18 2019 12:00 AM

I just found out about your loss of your mother. Prayers as you grieve. Your cousin Paula Burke Burns.

Paula B Burns Jan 26 2019 12:00 AM

She was a bright spirit .She will be missed dearly..

Melissa Bennett Jan 26 2019 12:00 AM

Prayers to all of her family. She will be missed.

Mike Pearce Jan 20 2019 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathies to Pam and Debra's family on her death. I have many fond memories of my cousin and our family get-togethers at Mama Cain's house.

Clifford Lee Cain Jan 18 2019 12:00 AM

Cain, Courtney, and Chase, I am so sorry for your loss. Please know me and my family will continue to lift your family up in prayer during this difficult time. We are sending our love and condolences.

Gordon Roberts Jan 18 2019 12:00 AM

We love y'all and will be thinking of you. Sending our love and prayers!

Antonio and Miranda Berry Jan 18 2019 12:00 AM

Prayers for your family.

Denise Ater Jan 18 2019 12:00 AM

I will miss you so much. A second mom, best friend, confidant. You were so many things for me. I have so many memories to cherish because of your presence in my life.

Christan Allen Jan 18 2019 12:00 AM

Cain, Courtney and Chase I'm so sorry to hear of the loss of your dear mother. I remember she was always so supportive and such a bright light in the community. I pray that you, your family and friends who knew her will find peace and comfort in the Lord in this most difficult time. Also, know that by her faith know that is where she is, with Him. God Bless Rhett

Rhett Crosby Jan 18 2019 12:00 AM

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