Debra Kay Adams, 64, of Salina, passed from this life on Tuesday, August 31, 2021 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She was born on March 26, 1957 in Mansfield, Missouri; the daughter of Melvin and Leona May (Holt) Sanders. She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren, and had a special love for her Yorkie, Sugar. She also enjoyed doing things outside such as tending to flower and vegetable gardens. She had a sweet spirit that was kind and was well known for always helping others. She was a blessing to everyone who knew and loved her and leaves behind many wonderful memories for all to cherish.
A graveside service will be held on Thursday, September 9, 2021 at 10:00 a.m., at Graham Memorial Cemetery in Pryor. Visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, September 8, 2021 in the Shipman’s Funeral Home Chapel. Aaron Bowline, Dean Bowline, Chris Sulin, Justin Sulin, and Nathan Delp will serve as honorary casket bearers. To leave her family a message, please visit her tribute wall at www.shipmansfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Shipman’s Funeral & Cremation Service.
She is survived by her mother, Leona May Sanders; her son, Charles Adams and wife Angie of Langley, Oklahoma; her daughters, Jennifer Hebb of Pryor, Christina Rouviere of Topeka, Kansas; her stepdaughter, Cynthia Carroll of Pryor, Oklahoma; her brother, Gary Sanders and wife Susan of Wichita, Kansas; her sisters, Sherry Bollinger and husband John of Wichita, Kansas and Melissa Thompson and husband Norm of Bellevue, Nebraska; and many grandchildren and great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband, Michael Adams; father, Melvin Sanders; sons, Robert Dakota Steele, Michael Larry Adams, and Richard Todd Adams; brothers, Danny and Larry Sanders; and a grandson, Shane Bowline.