Departed this life April 3, 2023. She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl R. Battle. She is survived by two sons, Kevin C. Battle(Dawn) and Michael R. Battle; three grandchildren Christopher and Alexa Battle and Tiffany Bower; stepdaughter, Margo Greene; a host of nieces and nephews; several sisters and brothers-in-law and other relatives and friends. Remains rest at Joseph Jenkins Jr. Funeral Home, 2011 Grayland Ave. Funeral services will be held Monday at 1 PM at Fifth Baptist Church, 1415 W. Cary Street where remains will lie in state 1 hour prior funeral time. Pastor Earl M. Brown officiating. Interment Mt. Calvary Cemetery.