|Birth: ||Jan. 31, 1908|
|Death: ||Jul. 11, 2008|
Annie Mae Battle, 100, was born January 31, 1908 in Spaulding, Oklahoma and died on July 11, 2008 in Baytown, Texas. Her parents were Ernest Hayden and Moneta Davis Dillingham. She lived in Kemp, Oklahoma until her marriage to Paul Ellis Battle on August 9, 1930. They moved to Texas and she lived in Mont Belvieu for over 65 years. She was a longtime member of the Mont Belvieu Church of Christ.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, five sisters and one brother. She is survived by sons Eddie Battle and wife Meme of Calgary, Alberta, Canada; Ernie Battle and wife Patsy of Mont Belvieu; daughter June Sims of Ada, Oklahoma, and brother Johnny Dillingham of Midwest City, Oklahoma. Grandchildren are Lani Utas and husband Grant of Calgary, Alberta, Canada; Leslie Wilkie and husband Greg of Priddis, Alberta Canada; Ed Battle and wife Lori of Scottsdale, Arizona; Mark Mazur and wife Alison of Calgary Alberta, Canada; Jana Winfree of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; Joni Lachman and husband Mark of San Francisco, California; Joel Sims and wife Rima of San Diego, California; Hayden Battle of New Orleans, Louisiana; and Patrick Battle of New Orleans, Louisiana. Seventeen great-grandchildren also survive.
The family expresses their gratitude for care given by St. James House and Regency Hospice staffs. Bobbie Hamilton, Cleo Beverly, Carolyn Speights, and Karen Carmier are especially recognized for their extraordinary care, love, and devotion.
Visitation will be held at Crespo & Jirrels Funeral home in Baytown on Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be Monday, July 14, 10:00 a.m. at the Crespo & Jirrels Chapel with Rev. Charles Brown of St. James House presiding. Internment will follow at Cedar Bayou Masonic Cemetery. Arrangements have been entrusted to Crespo & Jirrels Funeral and Cremation Services, 6123 Garth Rd, Baytown, Texas 77521, 281-839-0700. To view the obituary or post a tribute to the family, visit www.crespoandjirrels.com.
Cedar Bayou Masonic Cemetery
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Record added: Jul 12, 2008
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