She was born in Terre Haute, Ind., the daughter of Bernard Lintz Sr. and Shelby Allsup. Debra lived much of her life in Sun Valley, Calif., where she raised two sons Johnny and Clint Lintz. While living in California she worked at Trail Tran Jewelry Store and Allen Aircraft. She moved to Creve Coure, Ill., in 1992, and lived there until 2001, when she came back to Brazil to be closer to her family. While living in Brazil she worked at the Dollar General on Main Street, in the deli at Pages Food Store and at the Marathon Gas Station.
She was preceded in death by her father Bernard Lintz Sr. and a brother Rocky Lintz.
She is survived by two sons Clint Lintz, Brazil, and Johnny Lintz, Peoria, Ill., her mother Shelby Allsup, brothers Dan Lintz, Peoria, Ill., Jimmie Lintz (Marie), Brazil, Bernard Lintz Jr. (Kim), Brazil, and David Lintz (Dawn), California, two sisters Ruthie Riordan and DuWana Darrow (Matt), both of California, as well as several nieces nephews and extended family members.
Services will be at French Funeral Home, Monday, November 19, 2012 with Pastor Julie Lake officiating. Burial will follow at Bethesda Cemetery in West Terre Haute. Visitation will be at the funeral home Sunday from 4-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Debra's family in her memory. Visit www.frenchfuneralhome.com to light a candle in her memory.