Dorothy T. Battles, 66, of Elgin, died Monday, March 16, 2009 at Provena St. Joseph Hospital. Born on February 12, 1943, she was the daughter of Prince Richardson and Cornelia Agnew.
She is preceded in death by her son, Kevin Turner.
Dorothy is survived by her husband of 42 years, Isaac Battles; children, Gail (Willie) Jones, Danny Turner, Deborah Dean, Darryl Turner, Corey Battles and Greg Battles; and many friends and family.
Visitation will be held Saturday, March 21, 2009 from 9:00 AM until time of Funeral Service at 10:00 AM at Bethesda Church of God in Christ, 454 Hickory Place, Elgin, pastor James Marks, officiating. Burial will follow at Bluff City Cemetery, Elgin. O’Connor – Leetz Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.