Phyllis Battles


Funeral services for Phyllis M. Battles, 55, of Pine Bluff, passed May 17, at Jefferson Regional Medical Center, will be held Saturday 1:00 p.m. Old Morning Star Baptist Church, 3116 Port Rd., Pine Bluff, Rev. Gregory Little pastor.

She was born August 01, 1957, in Pine Bluff, daughter of the late Nelson Sr. and Corine Battles.

She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Luther Battles, Nelson A. Battles, Nelson Battles Jr.; two sisters, Verdell Bull, Wilma J. Battles.

Survivors include one son, Rodrick Antonio Battles of Kansas City, Mo.; four grandchildren, RaJange K. Battles, RayAnna K. Battles, Roselyn A. Battles, Rodrick A. Battles all of Kansas City; four brothers, Robert B.(Annie) Lewis of St. Louis, Mo., Willie G.(JoAnn) Battles of Pine Bluff, Gary W. Battles (Sandra) of San Antonio, Texas, Lynn E. Battles of Pine Bluff, Ark.; four sisters, Grace Hamilton of St. Louis, Mo., Maxine Davis of Paris, Texas, Pearlie M. (Elvis) Ross, Evelyn D. Banks both of Pine Bluff; a host of nieces and nephews.

Visitation may be made Friday 5-6 p.m. at the funeral home.

Burial will be in Forrest Lawn Cemetery. Services by Perry Funeral Home.