Deborah Joe Kindred


Deborah Joe Kindred, age 65 of Bridgeport, passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday, March 18, 2021. She was born November 2, 1955 in Lawrenceville to Billy Jean Shoulders and his wife Phyllis Eileen (Pullen) Shoulders.

On September 18, 1987, Debbie married Dale Kindred. He preceded her in death on January 4, 2015.

Debbie loved her family! She was fun, witty, and hard working. She enjoyed crafting, mowing, growing flowers and cactuses, traveling, the beach, and being outside in general. She was a loving homemaker, cleaned homes for over 25 years, and worked years ago at the P&B’s Café in Bridgeport.

Surviving relatives include: two children- Jody Harshman and his wife Andrea of Evansville, IN and Amber Holloway Peters of Bridgeport: one sister- Vickie Shoulders of Bridgeport: one granddaughter- Katie Hayes: one niece- Emily Shoulders and fiancé Blake Archibald of Bridgeport: and one great-nephew- Jackson Archibald.

She was preceded in death by: her parents- Bill and Phyllis Shoulders: husband- Dale Kindred: one brother- Steve Shoulders: one sister and brother-in-law- Kathy and Coy Green: one nephew- Chad Green.

As per Debbie’s wishes. Cremation will take place. Cunningham Funeral Home in Bridgeport is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences can be sent to the family at

In Debbie’s word, “See ya later…watch for deer.”