Debbie Lee Fountain, 55, of Route 22, West Chazy, N.Y., passed away on Monday, May 8, 2017, at UVHN:CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh. She was born in Plattsburgh on Sept. 5, 1961, the daughter of Carlton and Dorothy(Brown) Hendrie.
Debbie married Oreal Fountain III on Nov. 4, 1978, while he was home from the U.S. Army. They lived in many places while Oreal was serving his country such as Bamberg, Germany, Stuttgart, Germany, Newport News, Va., and Fort Drum, N.Y. After Oreal retired from the Army in 1997, he and Debbie moved to West Chazy. Debbie enjoyed crafts, refinishing furniture, gardening and being outdoors. She was a member of Our Lady of Victory Church in Plattsburgh.
Debbie was predeceased by her parents, her brother, Carlton III and a sister, Mary Ann.
She is survived by her husband of 38 years, Oreal Fountain III of West Chazy, a daughter, Daneila Marie Rock of West Chazy, a son, Cory Fountain of Rouses Point; four grandchildren, Lilleigh, Azalea, Christopher Jr. and Cory; her siblings, James (Karen) Hendrie, Michael (Linda Wood) Hendrie, Mayellen (Richard) LaFountain, Jonathon Hendrie and Tina Hendrie; her in-laws, Michael (Terry) Fountain, Tammy (Barry) Bayles, Danny (Kim) Fountain and Mark (Tracey) Fountain; several nieces, nephews and a special friend, Blossom Relation, also survive her.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 13, at Our Lady of Victory Church in Plattsburgh. Burial will follow in St. Peter's Cemetery.
Arrangements are entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St., Plattsburgh, NY 12901. (518) 561-3980. Online condolences may be offered at www.brownfuneralhomeinc.com.
Published on  May 9, 2017