Mark Steven Battles

Mark Steven Battles, age 59, of Dacula passed away Saturday, December 15, 2012.

Mark, a devoted husband and father, he loved his business as a jeweler for over 40 years, his family and his girls (the dogs) and was a member of St. Matthews Catholic Church. He is preceded in death by his father Gerald Battles and brother- in- law Harold Hall

He is survived by: his mother, Lounell Battles of Columbus; his wife of 29 years, Veronica Neuendorf Battles; his mother- in- law who loved Mark greatly and father- in- law, Edgar Neuendorf; son, Neil Steven Battles of Dacula; daughter, Alissa Marie Battles of Dacula; sister, Jo Ann Hall of Auburn, AL; brother, Bobby Battles and Sheila of Tolberton and Roger Battles of Woodstock; sister, Carol Battles and Tommy of Columbus.

A Mass will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday, December 18 at St. Matthews Catholic Church, 25 Wilkins Road SW, Winder, GA. A viewing will be held 30 minutes prior to Mass. Father Gilbert Exumé will be officiating. Pallbearers will be Neil Battles, Roger Battles, Bobby Battles, Tommy Smith, Dave Boyea and Andy Russell. The family will receive friends 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM Monday, December 17, 2012 at St. Matthews Catholic Church.

Lawson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Published in BarrowCountyNews from Dec. 17, 2012 to Jan. 16, 2013