Sue Debose



Sue Debose of Wilmington went to be with the Lord on November 4, 2017.

She was born in Washington DC to the late John Joseph Colleran Dunn and Inez Maude Mandenyohl.

Sue worked in Nursing homes for many years. She had a loving and spirited soul and a huge heart. She enjoyed coloring, doing puzzles, and most importantly reading her bible. She was member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ivey Franklin DeBose and her sisters.

Left to remember her are her sons, Danny Paul Rivenbark (Connie) of Watha, NC and Donnie DeBose of Houston, TX; daughters, Helen Hubbard (Frank) of Frederick, MD, Rena Sue Harmsen (Richard) of Woodbridge, VA, Sharon Pierce (William) of Rocky Point, NC, and Lori White (William) of Wilmington, NC; brother, Jack Dunn (Sally) of Silver Spring, MD; seven grandchildren, Monica Socks, Gwen Henry, Elizabeth Spitler, Amber Tyson, Ian Pierce, Olivia White, and Roman White; and ten great-grandchildren, Dakota, Rylee, Madison, Corbin, Austin, Ethan, Penelope, Evelyn, Gideon, and Dorian, as well as many nieces and nephews.

A Funeral Mass will be held at 1:00 PM Friday, November 10, 2017 at Quinn McGowen Funeral Chapel in Wilmington.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made in Sue’s name to the Catholic Social Services Fund or the Catholic Charity fund.

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Quinn-McGowen Funeral Home of Wilmington