Deborah Ruth Klankey, 66, of Brookport, passed away at 1:49 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019 at Metropolis Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Deborah is survived by her husband, Gary Klankey; her children, Sean Ellis, Suzanne Craig, Calvin McDaniel and Christopher McDaniel and wife Kristi; her grandchildren, Sarah, Haleigh, Courtney, Dawson, Tyler, Remington and Presley; four great-grandchildren; five brothers, Billy Don Hodge, Billy Hodge, Craig Hodge, Ricky Hodge and Jerry Simpson; one sister, Kathy Jones; her stepmother, Kathryn Hodge; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Billy Hodge and Thelma Simpson; her stepfather, Jerry Simpson; and one grandson, Brett McDaniel.
Graveside service was held Sunday at Otterbein Cemetery in Pope County with Jackie Scarborough officiating.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the funeral home to help cover funeral expenses.
Miller-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home of Metropolis was in charge of arrangements.