Deborah "Debbie" J. Carithers

January 2, 1952 ~ May 5, 2022 (age 70)


Deborah J. “Debbie” Carithers, 70, of Logansport passed away peacefully at 7:30 a.m., Thursday, May 5, 2022 at home.

Born on January 2, 1952 in Fulton, she was the daughter of the late Bethel Ray “Roy” and Donna Jean (Morris) Olinger.

Deb was a 1970 Caston High School graduate.

She was formerly employed at Four County and the Indiana Department of Corrections.

Deb enjoyed horseback riding and spending time with family and friends.

Survivors include her sons, Joseph Abney (Alicia) of McMinnville, Tennessee and Jason Abney of Logansport, daughter, Jennifer Nies (Robert) of Logansport, brother, Tom Olinger, sister, Diane Kinzer, grandchildren, Dr. Kennedy Perry (Tim), Cohen Nies, Kallie Nies, Alex, Madison, Jacob and Mackenzie and great granddaughter, Arabella Perry, Liam and Oaklynn.

Per Deb’s wishes there will be no visitation or service.

Memorial contributions can be made to Iron Pig Antiques, 103 N. Cannon St., Woodbury, TN  37190.

Her online guestbook is available and condolences can be shared with the family at

Arrangements have been entrusted to Rans Funeral Homes & Crematory, Marocco Chapel, 119 E. Market St., Logansport.


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