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Pearl Rippy Batchler

Pearl R. Batchler
BLACKSBURG – Pearl Rippy Batchler, 100, of 165 Crescent Circle, died Thursday, April 1, 2010, at Upstate Carolina Medical Center.

Mrs. Batchler was the widow of Millege J. Batchler and daughter of the late Thomas Kendrick Rippy and Augusta Ann Rippy.

Mrs. Batchler is survived by four daughters, Hildred Hannon, Valaree Peterson and Inez Love, all of Blacksburg, and Kathleen Blackwelder of Martinsburg, W.Va.; two sons, Darvee Batchler and Hayward Batchler, both of Blacksburg; a sister, Essie Thompson of Rock Hill; a brother, Wardell Rippy of Blacksburg; 14 grandchildren, one of them being a special granddaughter, Joy Painter; 23 great-grandchildren; and 31 greatgreat grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Oveda Ellis; a sister, Bernola Loflin; and three brothers, Forest Rippy, Earnest Rippy and Floyd Rippy.

Services will be held Saturday, April 3, at 1 p.m. at Shuford-Hatcher Funeral Home, Downtown Chapel, conducted by the Rev. Rayce Wolgemuth. Burial will be in Hopewell Baptist Church Cemetery.

BATCHLER, PEARL R 22 May 1909 01 Apr 2010 (P) 100 29340 (Gaffney, Cherokee, SC) (none specified) South Carolina 247-40-1854

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  • Created by: Keith and Linda Robertson
  • Added: 2 Apr 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 50585630
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Pearl Rippy Batchler (22 May 1909–1 Apr 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 50585630, citing Hopewell Baptist Church Cemetery, Blacksburg, Cherokee County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Keith and Linda Robertson (contributor 46970718) .