Mrs. Bailey was born October 7, 1958 in Middleburg, Virginia, the daughter of Robert F. Bailey, Jr. and Alice Virginia Jackson Bettis.
She was a bus driver for Clarke County School System and worked with handicapped children. She loved and cared about each and every student on her bus. She was also a bartender for the Berryville VFW. Debbie was a devoted and loving mother. Her son, Allen, was her pride and joy.
Surviving with her father are a son, Richard Allen Jackson Griffith of Berryville, VA; a brother, Robert F. Bailey III and his wife, Robyn of Leesburg, VA; her loving companion, Ricky Allen Braithwaite and his son, Daniel Leedy Braithwaite, both of Berryville, VA; and friends Ron and Becky Allanson of Berryville, VA.
A funeral service will be held 11:00 A. M. Monday, September 26, 2011 at the Enders & Shirley Funeral Home Chapel, Berryville with Rev. Tom Keithley officiating. Burial will be private.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00 P. M. Sunday evening at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Richard Allen Jackson Griffith Memorial Fund, c/o Bank of Clarke County, 2 E. Main St., Berryville, VA 22611 or to Blue Ridge Hospice, 333 W. Cork St., Winchester, VA 22601.
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