Deborah "Brandy" Lynn Ficklin

August 27, 1955February 24, 2018

Deborah “Brandy” Ficklin, 62, of Indianapolis, went to be with the Lord February 24, 2018. She was born and raised in Richmond, Indiana to the late Everett and Shirley Johnting and also step-mother Shirley Johnting.

She is survived by her husband, Ronald Ficklin, Jr.; children, Joshua Johnting (Shelley), Summer Kennada (Scott), Heather Brown (Jason), Mindy Letourneau (Austin) and Autumn Metzger; 17 grandchildren; brother, David Johnting (Terri) and sister Laura Coates (Steven.

Brandy was a faith filled woman of God, who diligently prayed over her family and friends. She was a member of Lifeway Assembly of God Church and looked forward to attending every Sunday. She was a homemaker for the last several years but occupied much of her time in ministering to others through lawn care and fellowshipping through housekeeping. She was very kind hearted and always willing to help anyone in need. She especially loved all of her grandchildren. Proverbs 31:28 Her children rise up and call her blessed, her husband also, and he praises her.

A celebration of Brandy’s life will be held 2:00 PM, Thursday, March 1, 2018 at Feeney-Hornak Shadeland Mortuary, 1307 N. Shadeland Ave., Indianapolis, IN 46219. Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service.


  • Visitation Thursday, March 1, 2018
  • Celebration of Life Thursday, March 1, 2018

Deborah "Brandy" Lynn Ficklin

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Ronald Ficklin

March 1, 2018

No one will miss you more then I will. You are my soul mate ,my companion,the love of my life ,my better half, my world. I will love you as long as my heart beats and as long as eternity lasts you will be on my mind and in my heart...I LOVE YOU MOST!!!!! XOXOXO Forever loving you ,your husband and best friend....

Heather Brown

February 27, 2018

You were a mother figure and best friend. I loved you so dearly. I will never forget our love and memories we shared over the past 11 yrs. Thank you so much for being there for me and loving me the way you did. Miss you soo much. Xoxo forever your daughter. Thank you jesus for putting this woman in mine and my families lives.

Karen Coleman

February 27, 2018

You were not only my dear friend but my sister. I know God put you in our lives. You are so loved and are so missed. You were a true blessing to everyone . You kept the faith to the end. I know you heard well done my faithful servant. I love you Brandy..until we meet again.