Deborah "Debbie" Lynn Gattis, 55, of Charleston passed away on Tuesday, March 4, 2014 in Fort Smith. She was born on July 3, 1958 in Paris to her parents Roy D. and Ruby Jewell (Gaisbauer) Gattis. She was a Baptist and resided in the Greenhurst Nursing Center.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Roy D. and Ruby Jewell Gattis; two brothers, Michael D. Gattis and James E. Gattis and three nephews, Shannon Lee Gattis, Danny Boy Gattis and Brian Gattis.

Graveside service was held at 2 p.m., on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at Prairie View Cemetery in Prairie View officiated by Rev. Kenny Thomspon under the direction of Roller Funeral Home in Paris. Online guestbook at

She is survived by her five sisters, Irba Thompson of Scranton, Carolyn Wewer of Scranton, Judy Wewer of Scranton, Brenda Ahne of Scranton and Tammy Baumgartner of Scranton; five brothers, Harlan Gattis of Paris, Larry Gattis of Scranton, Ray Gattis of Goddard, Kan., John Gattis of Scranton and William Gattis of Scranton.

Pallbearers were Adam Wewer, Brady Shelton, Tammy Baumgartner, Levi Herring, Jason Gattis and Waylon Wewer.