Deborah Watts Holebrooks


Jun 29, 1953   Nov 24, 2018



Deborah Watts Holebrooks, 65, passed away on Saturday, November 24, 2018 at the Memorial Campus of Mission Hospital.

A native and lifelong resident of Buncombe County, she was a daughter of the late Willis Bryson Watts and Frances Eve Morgan Watts.

Deborah was a member of Vineyard Fellowship Community Church.

Surviving are her husband of 17 years, Donald Cook Holebrooks; children: Larry B. Boggess, Jr. (Elana) of Morristown, TN, Joshua B. Boggess (Anna Trull) of Fines Creek, and Misty Amos (Justin) of Belmont; grandchildren: Cari Boggess of Asheville, Elisabeth Costner of Canton, Austin Boggess, Ashley Boggess both of Clyde, Rebecca Boggess of Canton, Natalie Amos of Belmont, Violet Orrin of Morristown, TN, Tristan Trull, and Mason Trull both of Fines Creek; brother, Jerry B. Watts (Trish) of Asheville; nephew, Daniel B. Watts (Ashley) of Waxhaw; niece, Stephanie Ward (Travis) of Weaverville; great niece, Jullian Watts of Waxhaw; special friends from Vineyard Fellowship Community Church: Henrietta Shook, and Alma Wilson; and many cousins, extended family, and friends.

Memorial services will be held at 2 PM Sunday, December 2, 2018 in the chapel of Anders-Rice Funeral Home with Pastor Jerry B. Watts officiating.

The family will receive friends following the service on Sunday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be to: Love Lights, Cancer Care of WNC, PA, PO Box 695, Asheville, NC 28802 or to: Vineyard Fellowship Community Church, 8 Wilson Watts Drive, Asheville, NC 28805.