January 12, 1955 ~ April 21, 2021 (age 66)


Deborah Marie Mason was born  in Waco, Texas to William F. Tompkins Sr. & the late Rose M. Tompkins . She was the only daughter with 3 sibling brothers William F. Tompkins Jr., Clifford Tompkins, and Kevin Tompkins. Deborah accepted Christ at the early age of 18 at Progressive COCIG under the leadership of Bishop William Ephriam. Throughout her walk with Christ she held many positions. She became Evangelist, Assistant Pastor and Pastor. Then she went on to achieve her Doctorate Degree in Divinity 2011.

Deborah started her career with the US Government in the early 80’s and retired in 2020 after 38 years of service.

In Tacoma Washington Deborah met the love of her life and married Gregory C Mason on May 12, 1990.

Deborah’s natural ability was very nurturing of others. She was able to travel all over the world helping people and speaking God’s word.

After Gregory retired from the military in San Antonio Texas with much prayer and being lead by God the vision was formed to open “Fire On The Alter Ministries” in 2014.

Deborah’s ability to be able to reach, teach and preach leads her in 2016. Deborah lead to form the women’s ministry “Let’s talk about it” Know by many as “Mother Mason”.

Deborah would pour into many souls.

Deborah leaves to cherish her life a devoted husband Gregory Mason of San Antonio Texas

Chemetria Alexander of San Antonio Texas (Fredrick Alexander)

Tasha Gueary (Cynthia Gueary) of Atlanta Georgia

3 Grand children Kei’Asia, Kareonna and Fredrick Jr of Baton Rouge Louisiana.

Father William Tompkins Sr and Bonnnie Tompkins of Colorado Springs

Father in law -Charles Mason of Richmond Virginia

Brother-William Tompkins Jr of San Antonio Texas

Brother -Clifford Tompkins and Valarie Tompkins of Denver Colorado

Brother-Kevin Tompkins of Missoula Montana

1 niece Carol Tompkins

1 nephew Christian Tompkins

And a friend for life Janice Franklin

And a host of cousins, spiritual children and friends all over the world.

She became First Lady then Evangelist she received her Doctorate Degree in 2010.


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April 30, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Lewis Funeral Home
811 So. W.W. White Road
San Antonio, TX 78220

Funeral Service
May 1, 2021

11:00 AM
Redeeming Grace
4500 N. Foster Rd
San Antonio, TX 78244

Interment following service
May 1, 2021

Sunset Memorial Park
1701 Austin Hwy.
San Antonio, TX 78218

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