Deborah Lynn Blackman-Wright age 65 of Destin, Florida, passed away on Sunday, October 13, 2019 at Fort Walton Beach Medical Center. Deborah was born December 17, 1953 in Birmingham, Alabama to Huey and Thelma Blackman. She demonstrated success as a licensed Realtor with 40 + years of residential and commercial sales experience. Fishing was her passion but she also enjoyed horseback riding and playing golf until her outdoor activities were limited by her sickness. Deborah is survived by her longtime companion and care-giver, Michael Sherry; her brother, Huey Blackman Jr. and wife, Karen(Grabiak); nephews and nieces, Trey and Chelsea Blackman, Ted and Jenna Blackman, Tanner and Elizabeth Blackman, Tate Blackman and fiancé, Ashley Stalnaker along with her great nephew and nieces, Beckett, Riley and Aubrey. She is survived by the love of her life and her pet, Tyson Blackman.
A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, November 16, 2019, 1:00 pm at Davis Watkins Funeral Home, 113 NE Racetrack Road., Fort Walton Beach, Fl. 32547. In lieu of flowers, donations to the COPD Foundation, Lung Institute of Florida or charity of your preference will be appreciated. We would like to honor Deborah's wish of casual dress for the service if you desire.