Debra-Rae [Libby] Purcell, 58 died on March 23, 2016 born in Lebanon, NH on January 24, 1958 she was a Purcell pic0004daughter of Raymond F. and Lena [Williams] Libby Sr. at a young age she relocated to Massachusetts and moved to Ashland NH.  Where she resided for 22 years she also resided in Groton and most recently in Bristol.

She was employed at Cumberland Farm’s in Ashland for many years and at the present time at Rochester Shoe Tree Co. in Ashland. Debbie enjoyed her Grandchildren, playing bingo, reading, gardening and working on puzzles. She was predeceased by her parents, her Stepmom Barbara Libby and her Sister Maxine Libby.

She is survived by her Husband Paul Purcell of Bristol, her Son Shawn Purcell and wife Billie Jo of Moultonborough, her Daughters Brandy and Chris Hickey, Sara and Kelly Latuch, and Amanda and Jesse Colgan all of Campton, her Brothers Ray Libby Jr., Chris Libby, and Daryl Libby all of Massachusetts, her Sisters Joanne Sweeney,  Barbara Weatherwax, Kristina, and Michelle, Grandchildren, and her Aunt Barbara Doucette.

 Calling hours will be held at the Dupuis Funeral Home on Hill Avenue in Ashland on Monday March 28, 2016 from 6-8 pm. Graveside services will be held at Green Grove Cemetery in Ashland on Saturday, May 21st at 10 am .  Dupuis Funeral Home in Ashland is handling arrangements for more info go to