|Birth: ||Jan. 22, 1890|
|Death: ||Feb. 8, 1979|
The Steele Enterprise, Steele, Missouri
Thursday, February 15, 1979
Funeral services were held February 11, 1979 in the Cobb Funeral Home Chapel in Blytheville for Mrs. Leona Battles, 89. She was the widow of Bert Battles. The Rev. Jimmy Russell officiated.
Mrs. Battles was born in Ripley, Tenn., and was a long-time resident of the Hermondale community. She died February 8, 1979 at the Osceola Memorial Hospital. She was a Baptist.
She leaves five sons: Freddy Battles of Osceola; Russell and Elmer Battles, both of Steele; J.T. Battles, Lamont, Ill.; and Raymond Battles of Moline, Ill.; a daughter, Mrs. Mary Bass of Dudley, Mo.; 22 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren and ten great-great-grandchildren.
Burial was in the Elmwood Cemetery in Blytheville.
John Bert Battles (1889 - 1976)
Elmer Battles (1911 - 1984)*
Created by: Frances Funderburk
Record added: Sep 13, 2013
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