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Sunday September 12th, 2021
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Deborah Ann Bratton

Deborah Ann Bratton, 60, passed away peacefully at her home in Richmond, Virginia on Monday, September 6, 2021. She was born November 15, 1960, in Roanoke, Virginia. She was a graduate of Norview High School and attended Virginia Commonwealth University.

Deborah is predeceased by her sister, Valerie Denise Bratton-Nash. She is survived by her parents, Robert and Shirley Harris; sister and brother-in-law, Rochelle and Earl Majette, several nieces and nephews, and extended family and friends.

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A candle was lit in memory of Deborah Bratton

Tracie Holley-Norman Sep 20 2021 12:24 AM

I have fond memories of Deborah, after working with her for four years in one of my past positions at VCU. She was highly competent in her field, collegial, with a good sense of humor supplemented by a great sense of occasional mischief-making :-). My condolences and sympathy to her family and friends.

Lisa Anderson Sep 15 2021 11:13 AM

I love you Debbie - Thank you for being the best aunt anyone could ask for. I will miss you dearly❤️❤️

Tierra Banks Sep 13 2021 11:14 AM

I offer my heart felt sympathy to Deborah's friends and family. It was my pleasure to worked with Deborah from 1996 until my retirement in 2019. She always looked out for our best interest, was a fierce friend, and highly knowledgeable when it came to her job. Her VCU family will feel her absence.

Cindy Beck Sep 13 2021 10:34 AM

Deepest condolences to Deborah's family and closest friends. Deborah and I worked together for over 15 years and I will miss her tremendously. Her strong sense of perfection and accuracy will live on in all who served with her at VCU. She always had our backs and was always there to assist a coworker. She was very giving and never asked for anything in return. I will miss her laughter and sense of humor. Rest in peace Deborah.

Cathleen Finnerty Sep 13 2021 10:13 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Deborah Bratton

Monika Markowitz Sep 13 2021 10:12 AM

My deepest sympathies to Deborah's family. I will always smile when I think of Deborah. She had a wonderful laugh and was always willing to lend a hand. I enjoyed working with her and will miss her. Thank you for your kindness to me, Deborah. Rest in Peace.

Melanie Wiggins Sep 13 2021 7:42 AM

My deepest sympathy to the family and friends. Deborah had a vast amount of knowledge of VCU's procurement systems which proved to be a most valuable asset to our team. She was always helpful in sharing her knowledge and offering assistance anytime I asked. She will be truly missed and hard to replace. May Deborah rest in heavenly peace now.

Salina Mann-Ghee Sep 12 2021 1:31 PM

It is with a heavy heart that I write this note. Deborah, thank you for your support during my time at VCU. You were a strong, kind person with a keen sense of fairness. May you rest in peace.

Donna S. Gross Sep 12 2021 11:59 AM

Condolences to Deborah's family and friends. I enjoyed working with Deborah for many years. Her insight into VCU's procedures helped me so many times. She will be greatly missed and remembered fondly.

Susan Robb Sep 12 2021 8:21 AM

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