Batton, Jessie (McCartney) (March 5, 1904 - August 6, 1981)
Batton services held on Aug. 29
Douglas Budget - September 10, 1981Funeral services for Jessie Batton, 77, of Glenrock were held at the Stark Lapham Funeral Home on Aug. 29. She died on Aug. 26 at the Converse County Memorial Hospital following a short illness. Interment was in Douglas Park Cemetery.
Mrs. Batton was born March 5, 1904 near Vander, New Mexico, the daughter of Ge'hene and Louela Townsend McCartney. She was married to Frank Batton on Aug. 12, 1925 in Douglas. They moved to Glenrock in 1953.
She was a member of the Rebecca Lodge in Douglas and Church of Christ in Glenrock.
She is survived by a son, J. Frank Batton Aberdene, Scotland; daughter Mrs. Merle(Mona) Dunham of Glenrock; daughter Mrs. Elva Wilson of Hawthorne, California; brother Albert McCartney, Roseburg, Oregon; sisters Minnie Batton, Roseburg; Flora Beaver, Portland and Bena Hixenbaugh, Albuquerque, New Mexico, in addition to eight grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
The family would appreciate memorials to the American Heart Association, Cancer Society or Glenrock Senior Citizens.