Debra Sue (Benson) Williams

May 2, 1956 - February 5, 2021

Debra Sue (Benson) Williams, 64, of Roanoke, VA, gained her wings unexpectedly on February 5, 2021.

Debra was born on May,2,1956 to Carl and Janet Benson. She loved to brag on her little family and would do anything in the world for us! She was loved by so many and is going to be missed dearly!

She is preceded in death by her parents, Carl and Janet Benson.

Left to cherish her memory are her daughter, January Michelle Benson (who she loved so much); granddaughter, Hayley Benson (her angel); a great-grandson, Jasier Glenn; brother Carl Benson (Cindy); as well as two sisters.

A celebration of Debra’s life will be held on Sunday, February 21, 2021, at 2:00 p.m., in the Chapel of John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home. Rev. Ben Mewald will be officiating.

Online condolences as well as accessing the live stream broadcast of her service can be done by visiting the funeral home’s website,