OBITUARY: Debra Kay Fulgham Johnson

Debra Kay Fulgham Johnson

Ms. Debra Kay Fulgham Johnson, 65, a resident of Columbia, died Saturday, October 23, 2021 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

Oakes & Nichols Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be extended online at

Born January 13, 1956 in Houston, Texas, she was the daughter of the late Robert Calvin Fulgham and the late Betty Fulgham. She was retired from General Motors. She was a very spiritual woman and the kind of woman who did not let a hard life harden her soul. She was kind and compassionate and stood her ground for things and people she believed in. She will be greatly missed by anyone who knew her.

Survivors include her children, daughters, Shanon Kidd, Sara Johnson, Melinda K. Johnson, and Robert Johnson; grandchildren Caylah, Jayvion, Te’kwantarius, Jazarionna, Naciyah, Meleak, Ka’Lee, Jaelynn, and Astella; great-grandchildren, Aamira, Kamiera, and Kayvion; sister, Linda (Larry) Taylor.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Betty, Carol, and Nancy; and her beloved pets, Loki and JoJo.


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