Dorothy Lena Battle

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Battle Dorothy Lena Battle was born on April 3, 1918 to the late Annie Laura Johnson Person and Alonzo (Jeff) Person. She departed this life and entered eternal rest at her residence on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. She is preceded in death by her loving husband of many years, William R. Battle, parents Annie Laura Johnson Person and Alonzo (Jeff) Person, brothers and sisters, Walter Person, Robert Person, Jasper Person Sr., Fannie Rogers, Leviticus Person, Virginia Neal, Willie Person, Viola Lewis and former husband Thomas Isaac Caine, Jr. Funeral service 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at the Church Christ, Apostolic Faith, 1200 Brentnell Ave. The family will receive friends at the church 6-8 p.m. Monday, April 21, 2014, and Tuesday, 10 a.m. until the start of service. Arrangements entrusted to DIEHL-WHITTAKER FUNERAL SERVICE, 720 E. Long St. To sign the online guestbook, please visit

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720 E Long Street Columbus, OH 43203
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Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Apr. 20, 2014