Deborah “Debbie” Lee Leopold passed away on July 4, 2016 in her home in
Houston, MS. She was born to Max and Susanne Jena on January 30, 1967 in
South Bend, IN. She spent her childhood in South Bend and in 2003 she moved to
She was a child at heart and had a spunky personality. She was ready to see to
other’s needs and tried to make others smile and laugh.
Those left to cherish memories are her daughter, Lindsey “BB” Blain (DJ) of
Houston, MS; one son, Benjamin “BJ” Knight of South Bend IN; two grandchildren,
Hernan “Junior” and Aaliyah “Le-Le” of Houston, MS; her father, Max Jena of
South Bend, IN; three sisters, Michelle Seals of South Bend, IN, Vicki Lupresto, of
South Bend, IN, and Penny Tarwacki of Texhoma, TX; and nephews, nieces, great
nephews and great nieces.
She was preceded in death by her mother and one nephew.