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Deborah “Debbie” Rose Goen-WrightPassing: June 12, 2024


Chastain Funeral Home

Funeral Service

Friday, June 14th @ 12:00pm


Chastain Funeral Home

Friday, June 14th @ 10:00am-12:00pm


White River Baptist Cemetery

Friday, June 14th

BEDFORD – Deborah “Debbie” Rose Goen-Wright, 68, passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2024, at her residence.

Born September 29, 1955, in Bedford, she was the daughter of Wilbur Moore and Colleen (Meadows) Catlett. She married Johnnie Lee Goen on October 26, 2000, and he preceded her in death February 20, 2020. She then married Michael E. Wright on September 9, 2021 and he survives.

Debbie was a 1973 graduate of Tunnelton High School.  She worked in the medical field for 42 years and retired in 2023 from IU Health. Debbie attended Hillcrest Christian Church.  She liked to show horses for the American Quarter Horse Association, and loved to travel and go to Disney.

Survivors include her husband, Michael E. Wright of Bedford; children, Stacy (Cory) Plocher of Bedford and Kortni Burnette of Bedford; step-children, Wesley Wright of Bedford and Portia (Jan) Kruse of Bedford; grandchildren, Brooklyn Plocher, Gage Plocher, Morgan Plocher, Dayton McDowell, Amelia McDowell, Kingsley Mills, Mercedes Kruse, Cole Kruse, and Kiara Kruse; great-grandchildren, Max Spencer Kruse, Barret McDowell, and Brynlee McDowell; siblings, Dean Moore of Mitchell, Tommy Moore of Mitchell, Jimmy Moore of Buddha, and Beverly Kern of Mitchell.

Her parents and husband, Johnnie Lee Goen, preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at noon, Friday, June 14, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Pastor Mark Fugate officiating.  Burial will be at White River Baptist Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until the service on Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial Contributions:  White River Humane Society

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