Beatrice Battle was born January 14, 1941 in Nashville, North Carolina to the late Lonnie Battle and Emma Alston. She departed this life on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at Christiana Hospital.
Aunt Bea, as she was affectionately called by family and friends, received her early education in the public school system of Rocky Mount, North Carolina.
Beatrice worked as a Nanny for many years to numerous children and later became employed by Newark Extended Care Facility in Newark, New Jersey, for more than 15 years. She enjoyed going to the casino, traveling and spending time with her family. She was a very generous, loving and kind person.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Lonnie Battle, Jr., Susie J. West, Helen Westmoreland, Corine Battle and George Daniel Battle.
Beatrice leaves to cherish her memory: one sister, Katie Lewis of Detroit, Michigan; a special niece, Verna Battle, whom she lived with and a host of other nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, great-great nieces, great-great nephews, cousins and friends.
Her Celebration of Life Service will be 11:00 am on Saturday, November 23, 2019, at Congo Funeral Home, 201 N. Gray Avenue, Wilmington, Delaware 19805; viewing 9:00 - 10:45 am only.
Her burial will be Private.
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