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Mrs. Mary D. Battle
March 17, 1937 - April 03, 2017
In Loving Memory of Mary D. Battle
Mary Delores (Lockridge) Battle age 80, passed away peacefully on April 3, 2017 in Memphis, TN. Mary was a strong and caring woman as well as a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. Given her caring spirit, she graduated from the I.U. School of Nursing; a career spanning 25 years caring for others at I.U. Riley Children's Hospital, Wishard Memorial Hospital and I.U. Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, IN. Mary is survived by her 4 loving children, Juan D. Battle (Jessica) of Orlando, Fl, Belinda Battle Anderson (Calvin) of Memphis, TN, Eric R. Battle (Dolores) of Dallas, TX and Keith A. Battle (Yvonne) of Indianapolis, IN; six grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, two brothers, 2 sisters and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Mary was preceded in death by her loving parents, Calvin Martin and Eura Mai Lockridge; husband, Lyman T. Battle; brothers, Dr. R. Calvin and Elmer O. Lockridge. The family would like to express their heartfelt appreciation to the staff of Allen Morgan at Trezevant Manor for their compassionate care and support. In lieu of flowers the family ask that donations be sent to the Parkinson's Foundation or a charity of your choice.
A visitation will be held on Monday, April 10, 2017 at 11:00 a.m., with the service at 12:00 p.m. at Crown Hill Funeral Home and Cemetery, 700 West 38th Street Indianapolis, IN 46208.