Deborah Elaine Kirk Vereen

Deborah Elaine Kirk Vereen, 66, of Star City, passed away on July 4, 2019 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff.

She was born on October 16, 1952 in Memphis, Tennessee to the late William Hubert and Beverly Hull Lee Kirk.

She was a member of First Baptist Church of Star City, a retired office manager for Elaine Petroleum in Elaine, retired manager of the Star City Senior Citizens Center, and retired district court clerk in Grady, and a member of the Star City Garden Club.

Also preceding her in death were two sisters, Betty Jean Thomas and Patricia Ann Overby.

Survivors include her husband, James “Jim” Vereen of Star City; two nieces, Melinda Jean McHughes of Little Rock and Beverly Diane Watson of Crystal Springs, Florida; and her beloved dog, Bubba.

Funeral services will be held on Sunday, July 7, at 4 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Star City with Dr. Marcus Rogers officiating. Visitation is Saturday, July 6 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Griffin Funeral Chapel. Burial will be at Leek Cemetery.

Pallbearers are Chris Vereen, Chuck Vereen, Spencer Vereen, Mike Montgomery, Brad Robertson, Tommy Tubbs, Jeff Frizzell and Chad Norton.