Debra Edwards Wyatt

debra wyatt

November 1, 1956 ~ December 30, 2023

Born in: Orange County, NY
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Debra Edwards Wyatt, 67, of Asheville, NC passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 30, 2023.

She was born in Orange County, NY, to Rodney Allen Edwards and Alberta Anne Edwards who preceded her in death.

She is survived by her loving spouse of 45 years, Gary Wyatt; two sons, Curtis and Chris Wyatt (Amy); six grandchildren, Gwen, Beau, Logan, Brayden, Abigail and Parker; and a sister, Dana James (Greg). She is also survived by her nieces and nephews, Tanner, Tucker and Taylor James.

A Memorial Service is planned for Friday, January 5, 2024 at 2:00 p.m. at Groce Funeral Home on Tunnel Rd. with the Rev. Terry Duckworth, officiating. Her family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service.


Memorial Service: January 5, 2024 2:00 pm

Room: Chapel

Groce Funeral Home on Tunnel Road
856 Tunnel Rd.
Asheville, NC 28805


Visitation: January 5, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Room: Chapel

Groce Funeral Home on Tunnel Road
856 Tunnel Rd.
Asheville, NC 28805


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  1. Gary~ My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family as you go through this difficult loss of your beautiful wife. I pray God comforts you and gives you the peace knowing that she is healed and no longer suffering.
    Sincerely ~ Cindy Lawson

  2. My sincere condolences to you and your family. You are all in my thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time

  3. Debi was such a beautiful soul. And loved by so many. I am so sorry. Love to Gary, Dana and the whole family.

  4. One of my oldest and most memorable friends Debi How much fun we had together We were young and so full of life My memories of you will always be some of the best of my life
    My love and prayers are with you Gary and all your family
    God gained a beautiful angel

  5. My sincere condolences to you and your family. Debi was a very special woman. πŸ™ for you and the family.

  6. So sorry to hear of debo’s passing she was so brave ! Our prayers for peace of heart ❀️. Love Karen Keil Brown

  7. Gary, we were so sad to hear of your great loss. We are keeping you and your family in our hearts. We will pray for comfort and peace for all of you during this difficult time. Love you.

  8. I am so sorry for your loss, my thoughts and Prayers are with Gary, Dana and all of the family during this most sad time.

  9. My heart was saddened to read of your loss Gary and prayers for you and all of your family. I’m sorry I can’t be there for Debra’s service . God comfort each of you as her body is healed now.

  10. Gary I know it’s been a rough year for you and your family!!! If there is ever anything I can do for you please let me know!!!! Prayers for you all!!!

  11. So sorry to hear this Gary. Praying that you will be comforted and I hope you are doing well otherwise.

  12. Gary, sorry to read Pam’s notice to the classmates about the loss of your beautiful wife, mother and grandmother. Prayers and thoughts are with you and the family.
    Hugs and love to all of you,

  13. So very sorry to hear of your beautiful wife’s passing, Gary. She certainly is a beauty in so many ways, that I am sure… May GOD comfort you and your family during this difficult time. Hugs, thoughts and prayers are with you.
    Waynette Banks McManus

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