Deborah McAlpine was born on November 10, 1946 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Walter Lawrence Willis II and Virginia Norton Willis. Deborah was heavily involved with both the American and Georgia Boxer Club throughout her life. She loved her family and spending time with them at the New Jersey Shore. Mrs. McAlpine is preceded in death by her loving husband, Edward James McAlpine, her parents, Walter and Virginia and siblings, Walter Willis III and Priscilla Willis.
Deborah is survived by her son, Edward (Betsy) McAlpine; daughter, Andrea (Bill) Bickleman; siblings, Judith Anne Topping and Nancy Willis Reidy; 5 grandchildren, Hannah, Trey, Emily, Abby, and Kaylynn, and 1 great grandchild, Hayes.
Per Mrs. Deborah McAlpine’s request, a private service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, the family ask that donations be made to the Atlanta Boxer Rescue at www.atlantaboxerrescue.org.
Clark Funeral Home in Hiram, GA, is honored to care for the family during this difficult time.
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