|Birth: ||Jun. 18, 1916|
|Death: ||Sep. 19, 2006|
BATTLE, Lucy Troxell, 90, of Tampa, Florida, native of Bridgeport, Alabama, died September 19, 2006. Her parents were John P. and Emma Florence Troxell of Bridgeport, Alabama. She moved from Bridgeport to Lakeland, Florida in 1940 and to Tampa, Florida in 1960.
Lucy was employed by the Hillsborough County School System in several capacities. She was a first grade teacher at Carrollwood Elementary School, a dean at Sligh Middle School and then later at Greco Middle School. After obtaining her master's degree from the University of South Florida in Tampa, Lucy became a guidance counselor at H.B. Plant High School.
Lucy was an excellent cook, seasoned traveler and avid reader. She was a past member of the USF Faculty Women's club, Carrollwood Garden Club and Brandeis University National Women's Committee.
She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Dr. Jean Allen Battle; daughter, Carol B. Salmon; grandson, Gregory C. Salmon, and his wife, Suzanna, of Tampa; and her sister, Josephine Troxell Battle of Huntsville, Alabama.
Funeral servies will take place at 11 AM on Saturday, September 23, 2006, at the chapel of JGR Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held on Friday, September 29 at 11 AM CDT at the Williams Family Cemetery in Bridgeport, Alabama.
Flowers are appreciated, but donations may be made to Morning Star School, 210 E. Linebaugh Ave, Tampa, FL 33612 or LifePath Hospice, 12973 Telecom Parkway, Suite 100, Temple Terrace, FL 33637.
JGR Funeral Home, 6718 N. Armenia Ave, Tampa, FL.
Published in the Tampa Tribune on 9-22-06.
John Price Troxell (1867 - 1942)
Emily Florence Williams Troxell (1879 - 1957)
Jean Allen Battle (1914 - 2007)*
Bettye Kate Troxell Wade (1900 - 1995)*
Eli Williams Troxell (1906 - 1924)*
Lucy Troxell Battle (1916 - 2006)
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Record added: Mar 31, 2011
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