Deborah Mae St. Fleur, 68

Deborah Mae St. Fleur, 68, of Salisbury, Md., died on Saturday Nov. 26, 2016. She was born April 9, 1948, in Selbyville, Del., to the late Henry Whaley and Lillie Mae (Shelton) Whaley.

St. Fleur attended school at Berlin (Md.) Elementary and graduated from Worchester High School in 1966. She was employed with the National Cash Register for a number of years, then left to seek employment with Mountaire in Selbyville. She enjoyed spending her leisure time reading various books and seeking out the company of her family. She was an active member of St. John’s Baptist Church in Millsboro, Del., participating in multiple church activities.

St. Fleur was preceded in death by her mother, Lillie Mae Whaley; sister, Madeline Lee; and grandmother, Minnie Showell. She is mourned by her son, Etienne St. Fleur of Salisbury; three grandchildren, Linda, Etienne St. Fleur Jr. and Pedro; her sisters, Barbara Baker of Linden, N.J., Carrie Hall of New Castle, Del., Constance LaFate of Lake Ridge, Va., and Eileen Shelton of Selbyville; her brothers, Larry Shelton and his wife, Shirley, of Millsboro, Charles Shelton and his wife, Sabrina, of Frankford, Del., Alaric Shelton and his wife, Marleen, of Cool Springs, Del., and Douglas Hall and his wife, Barbara, of Salisbury; a host of nieces and nephews; and close friends.

Services were scheduled for Dec. 10, 2016, at St. Johns Baptist Church in Millsboro, Del., with the Rev. Annie Custis officiating. Burial was to follow at Curtis United Methodist Church Cemetery in Bishopville, Md., Arrangements were by Watson Funeral Home, Millsboro, Del. Condolences can be sent online at