Deborah’s life began on July 1st 1950 in Ludlow, MO the daughter of Charles and Kathryn (Yuille) Wolcott.

Deborah’s life began on July 1st 1950 in Ludlow, MO the daughter of Charles and Kathryn (Yuille) Wolcott. She attended Central Missouri State College in Warrensburg, MO.. She was a member of the Alpha Xi Delta Sorority at Central Missouri State College in Warrensburg. Deborah married Preston Smith on June 15, 1970 in Hutchinson. Deborah worked as a field administrator for Hydrochem for 17 years. Deborah passed away on April 12, 2017 at St. Francis Hospital in Wichita. Her loving family includes her daughter Melissa Smith of Wichita; son Christopher Smith of El Dorado; grandchildren Easton Smith of El Dorado, Emma Smith of Augusta, Izzabela Smith of El Dorado; her dogs Lucy and Tuff; sister Charlotte (Roger) Phares of Mesa, AZ; brother Jerry Wolcott of Ft. Collins, CO; several nieces, nephews cousins and friends. Memorial donations in Deborah’s name may be directed to Deborah’s Dog Park Bench Memorial in care of Carlson Funeral Home. Cremation has taken place. Please sign her online guestbook and leave a memory of Deborah at www.carlsonkirbymorris.com