(WOODLAND) The funeral for Debra Carol Ziegler, 61, of Woodland will be Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, at 11 a.m. at Bear Creek United Methodist Church with Bro. Jacob Wilkerson, Bro. Corson and Bro. Lee Parrish officiating. Burial will follow in the adjoining cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday. Ms. Zeigler will lie in state at the church for one hour prior to services on Thursday.

Ms. Ziegler died Monday, Aug. 3, at her residence.

A Roanoke native, Ms. Ziegler was born Nov. 12, 1958, the daughter of Hobert and Shirley Thompson McManus. She was a member of Bear Creek United Methodist Church and worked as a real estate agent.

Survivors include her fiance Gordon Ballard of Dadeville; son, Jarod Ziegler of Woodland; grandchild, Aisley Ziegler; mother, Shirley McManus of Woodland; and brother, Mark McManus (Anita) of Roanoke. Ms. Ziegler was preceded in death by her father, Hobert McManus, her grandparents, and her aunt, Beatrice Gross.

Memorials may be floral, or donations may be made to Bear Creek United Methodist Church. Online condolences may be expressed at www.benefieldfhwedowee.com.

Benefield Funeral Home, Wedowee.

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