Deborah Ann Treece, 65, of Alma died Sunday, April 30, 2017, in Fort Smith. She was born June 14, 1951, in Tulare, Calif. She was a graduate of the University of Arkansas, taught school for 30 years at Bost and Euper Lane and retired from the Alma School District. She was a 1969 graduate of Alma High School and a member of Alpha Delta Pi Sorority.

She is survived by her mother, Inez Treece of Van Buren; and two brothers, Tim and Scott Treece, both of Alma.

Cremation was under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home in Van Buren. A celebration of life will be 6 p.m. Friday, May 26, at Alma High School Student Union.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alma High School Class of 1969 through the Alma Arts and Education Foundation at the Alma PAC, 101 E. Main St., Alma, AR 72921.

To place an online tribute, go to www.edwardsvan-alma.com.