Deborah L. Leonard, 59, of St. Pauls died Thursday September 2, 2021 at UNC Southeastern Health in Lumberton. She was born in Hawaii on July 1, 1962 to the late Gerald and Elizabeth Edge Leonard. She was a loving homemaker. She enjoyed cooking and loved being out in nature. She is survived by her sons, James Leonard and his wife Brittany and Jonathan Leonard; grandson, Ethan Leonard; and sisters, Wendy Grimsley and Gwendolyn Mintierth. The family is being served by McNeill Mackie Funeral Home of St. Pauls.