Deborah Ann Smith-Pierce passed away July 20, 2012 in Wickenburg, Arizona. She was born May 10, 1949 in Des Moines, Iowa to James and Verna White. She spent her younger years in the Anaheim, CA area and raised a family and later in life returned to school to study computer science. She came to Arizona in 1991 and began working at Remuda Ranch. Debbie loved Karaoke and enjoyed traveling going to Disneyland. She is survived by her husband Richard Pierce of Wickenburg, mother Verna White of Texas and children: Bill (Keri) Miller of Tonopah, Az, James (Becky) Miller also of Tonopah and Melissa (Chris) Black of Buckeye and Christina (Chad) Brewer of the Alanta, Georgia area. sister Becky Buford of Texas and granchildren: Bradley Miller, Christopher, Ashley, Shannon Black and Brianna, Georland & Jonathan Brewer. She was preceded in death by a sister Linda.