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Deborah Sue Denison

April 10, 1955 — January 31, 2023


Deborah Sue Denison


Deborah Sue Denison, 67, of Shelbyville, passed away Tuesday, January 31, 2023, at her home.

She was born April 10, 1955, in Alpena, Michigan, the daughter of Charles Hodgins and Ruth (Elliott) Wilder.

Deborah is survived by her mother of Shelbyville; sons, Buddy Lockridge, James Dixon and Eric Clifton, all of Shelbyville; daughters, Jenny Gonzalez and husband, Humberto, and Shoshanna Garcia, both of Shelbyville, and Marilyn Nicole Christiansen of South Bend; brothers, Danny Hodgins and Matthew Wilder, both of Shelbyville; sisters, Joyce Knight, Elizabeth Williams, Patricia Hodgins and  Gloria Goode, all of Shelbyville; 16 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father; brothers, Charles Hodgins and Gregg Hodgins; and sisters, Robin Nigh Short and Karen Corley.

Deborah formerly worked at Old Hickory Furniture for over ten years.

She loved spending time with her family.

Deborah enjoyed working crossword puzzles, playing computer games and sewing.

Services have been entrusted to Freeman Family Funeral Homes and Crematory, 819 S. Harrison St. in Shelbyville.

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