Deborah Ann Scoggins-Barnwell November 28, 1954 - September 16, 2020

Deborah Ann Scoggins-Barnwell age 65 of Mills River, NC passed away unexpectedly on September 16, 2020 at her home. She was born in Greenwood, SC and resided in Henderson County, NC throughout her adult life.

She is survived by her children, Mitchell Lee Barnwell and Lindsey Elizabeth Barnwell; and her sister, Jimmi Sue Scoggins-Selman.

Deborah graduated from Greenwood High School and Blue Ridge Community College with a degree in nursing. Her family and friends knew her as a loving Mother, caring friend, a passionate advocate for animal rights and a talented entrepreneurial Seamstress. She will be greatly missed.

Private services will be held at a later date.



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  1. Lyn haynes says

    My heart is with y’all. She left a huge hole in my heart and I can’t begin to imagine the hole you have in yours. With heartfelt sympathy.

  2. drucilla moore says

    You all are in my heart and in my prayers. She was always a great cousin to share things with. May God guide you in your path to learning to walk as she would want you to. God’s Grace will guide you. love you all

  3. Michelle Commesso says

    So sorry to hear about your sister, Jimmi. Condolences to you and her whole family. She looked very beautiful.