Debra Pearl Cruse was born on December 25, 1950, to Edward Butler and Margaret Prince in Cuero Texas she was the fourth child out of six children with older sisters and a brother, Margaret, Mattie, Edward, younger siblings Shirley and Barbara.
Debra graduated from Wheatley High School in San Antonio, Texas and later married Darrell Alexander Curtis Sr. whom she had 5 children with: Tyra, Tonya, Darrell, Neshion and Derrick. Debra later married John Thomas Cruse. And later met a special friend Carl Wilson.
Debra Cruse worked in the Nursing field she enjoyed taking care of people. She loved helping people; she was very genuine and had a precious heart made of Gold. Every one that knew her could tell you, if she had something and you needed it, it was yours.
She has always taken people in her home when they needed food or shelter. She enjoyed being with family, dancing, singing, and fishing with her husband and family.
Debra leaves to cherish her memory, her 4 children out of 5 Tyra, Tonya, Darrell and Derrick and 12 grandkids and 23 great grand kids. Host of nieces and nephews and cousins.
Debra preceded in death by her daughter Neshion Curtis, her 1st and 2nd husband Darrell Curtis and John Cruse, son in law Michael Henderson and sister Mattie Johnson.