Ms. Bettie LaTisha O’Bannion,

Ms. Bettie LaTisha O’Bannion, 66 of Ashburn, Virginia went home to be with her Lord on Tuesday, November 29, 2016.

Bettie was born Thursday, August 3, 1950 in Middleburg, Virginia. She was a daughter of the late Arthur Douglass and the late Mary Strozier Douglass.

Bettie loved children and helping people. She worked with Harmony Preschool in Hamilton, VA years ago. In recent years, she worked for Volunteers of America and The Salvation Army in Leesburg, VA.

She leaves her family to cherish her memory including two sons, Worford “Opie” O’Bannion of Leesburg, and VA Kevin (La’Shawn) O’Bannion of Creedmor, NC, her daughter, Gail N. “NuNu” Appling of Ashburn, VA, 5 sisters, Gloria Robinson, Diane Scott, Peggy Bell, Paula Huggins, and Gail Douglass, one brother Raymond Douglass, and 17 grandchildren, and 10 great grandchildren.

Memorial Services to celebrate Bettie’s life will begin at 11:00 AM on Saturday, December 10, 2016 at The Salvation Army Loudoun County VA located at 10 Cardinal Park Drive Leesburg, Virginia 20175 with the Miguel Ramos officiating. Interment to be held privately at a later date, Leesburg, VA.

In lieu of flowers, Memorial contributions may be sent to the Salvation Army.

Online condolences may be made to the family at

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