Debra Cook Luffman

Posted at 7:52 PM on Jul 3, 2019


Mrs. Debra Cook Luffman, 56, of Stony Point, N.C., died Tuesday, July 2, 2019, at the Gordon Hospice House in Statesville. Born in Iredell County on November 1, 1962, she was a daughter of the late Donald Cook and Carolyn Combs Cook who survives. She was a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church and enjoyed being “Nana."

She was preceded in death by a son, Jeremy Luffman, on May 28, 2017, along with a sister, Diane McMillan.

Survivors, in addition to her mother, include her husband, Berry Jeffrey Luffman; a son, Donald Jeffrey Luffman and his wife Allison; a daughter, Jessica St. John and her husband John; and a half-sister, Karen Bell and her husband John. Additional survivors include grandchildren Jesse and Mikael Luffman, Holly St. John, Kyleigh Luffman and Kaleigha Luffman.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 7, 2019, at Shady Grove Baptist Church with Rev. Talmadge Hollar and Rev. Conley Matlock officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will greet friends Saturday at Nicholson Funeral Home from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Condolences may be sent online to the family to

Memorials may be given to the Mission Fund of Shady Grove Baptist Church, 3327 Amity Hill Road, Statesville, NC 28677.

Nicholson Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.

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