DEBORAH "DEB" ANN BLEVINS DOERING, 68, of Guadalupita,
NM, passed away on Nov. 30, 2020. Arrangements are
by Memorial Park Funeral Home in Amarillo.
Deb was born on July 30, 1952, in Memphis, TX, to Melvin
& Mary Batson Blevins. Growing up she was a member of
Faith Baptist Church and after graduating from Caprock
High School in 1971, she soon moved to Mesquite, TX,
where she attended Eastfield Community College. She
met and fell in love with James Doering. They married
in Oct. of 1990, in Seven Points, TX. She retired from
Lucent Technologies in 2000. They lived in Kemp, TX
until they found their dream home “fixer-upper” in
2011 and moved to Guadalupita, NM. Where she helped
raise her grandchildren and did volunteer work for the
Sierra Bonita-Rincon Volunteer Fire Dept.
She endeared everyone with her since of humor and could
make anyone laugh. She loved her family, friends, the
beauty of the mountains, music, animals of all sorts
and miniature things. She lived her live without regrets.
She was preceded in death by her father, Melvin Blevins
of Amarillo. Her husband, James Doering of Guadalupita
also passed away on Dec. 5, 2020.
Survivors include her daughter Amber McKown of Eagle
Nest; her daughter Stephanie Thomas of Guadalupita; a
stepson, John Doering & his wife Karen of Grand Blanc,
MI; a stepdaughter, Angie Herbst and her husband James
of O’Fallon, MO.; her mother, Mary Blevins of Amarillo;
her brother, Mike Blevins and wife Judy of Amarillo;
her sister, Karen Martin & her husband Tom of Amarillo;
her sister, Melissa Mata and her husband John of Fort
Worth; her brother, John Mark Blevins of Amarillo; and
eleven grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.
The family suggest memorials be to The Sierra Bonita-Ricon
Volunteer Fire Department, #15 Co. Rd. A044, Guadalupita,