Deborah Lynn Starnes, age 72, of Paoli passed away Saturday, February 11, 2023 at IU Health Paoli Hospital.  Born July 5, 1950 in Champaign, Illinois, she was the daughter of the late Donald Luttrell and Virginia (Roy) Olsen.

Deborah was a retired LPN for the Veterans Administration in New Albany with 14 years of service.

She is survived by her life partner, Michael McKinley; 2 children: Kevin W. Tharp (Christie) and Virginia Ripley; 5 grandchildren; and 10 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Donald Luttrell and Virginia Olsen.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 18, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. at Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home-Borden Chapel with Roger Conley officiating.  Visitation will be held Saturday from 11:00 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home.  Burial to follow in Walnut Hill Cemetery.