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Debra Annette Phipps-Linn

October 16, 1953 — July 5, 2020

Debra Annette (Phipps) Linn, 66, of Colcord, Oklahoma passed away Sunday, July 5, 2020 at the Willard Walker Hospice Home of Springdale, AR.

Debra was born October 16, 1953 in Mena, Arkansas to Johnnie and Vanila (Morphis) Phipps. On February 1, 1985 she married Billy Joe Linn. From this union, they shared many loving memories of going hunting, fishing, camping, being outdoors, drawing, painting; and most of all, she cherished her time with her grandkids and great-grandkids.

She is survived by her husband, Bill Linn; 2 stepdaughters, Stephanie Linn and Milissa Linn, wife Donita; grandkids and great-grandkids, Deavan Davis and son Baxter Baker, Darwin Davis and Lila and their sons, Brantley and Major Davis, daughter, Kaila Dry, Kelsey Davis and sons Biltan, Nolan Perdue, Kaleo Kami and daughter Khaleesi Kami, Tiffi and Taz Davis and their son, Malaki, Gracie Linn; sister-in-law Gene Phipps; Johnathan and Karma Phipps, and Tristyn Phipps; and many other loved ones.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Johnnie and Vanila Phipps; sister, Nila “Sis” Phipps; brother, Gary Phipps; and niece, Jessica Phipps.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, July 8, 2020 from 7:00pm-9:00pm at Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home in Siloam Springs, AR.  For the visitation, guests will be required to wear their own facemask, per guidelines set forth by the State of Arkansas.

Graveside service will be held Thursday, July 9, 2020 at 2:00pm at Row Cemetery in Colcord, OK.

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Service Schedule

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Wednesday, July 8, 2020

7:00 - 9:00 pm (Central time)

Backstrom Pyeatte Funeral Home - Siloam Springs

1401 E Main St, Siloam Springs, AR 72761

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Graveside Service

Thursday, July 9, 2020

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