Margaret Roberta Battcher, age 84 of Lebanon, passed away Monday, October 28, 2013 at the Village of Lebanon Nursing Home. She was born September 4, 1929 to the late Zelda Maude Cooley and James Baxter Garrett. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Houston Battcher; a son, Tommy Battcher; a brother, Wallace Garrett; two sisters, Catherine Tharp and Louise Tharp; and two grandchildren, Don Whitehouse Jr. and Stephen Whitehouse.
She is survived by two sons, Benny Battcher and Terry Battcher both of Lebanon; two daughters, Martha Whitehouse of Lebanon and Ruth Tripplett of Ohio; one brother, Otis Garrett of Calvary; nine grandchildren; and eleven great-grandchildren also survive along with a host of relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Margaret Roberta Battcher will be conducted at 11:00 AM Thursday, October 31, 2013 at the Campbell-DeWitt Funeral Home with burial in the Muldraugh Hill Cemetery.
Family requests visitation after 5:00 PM on Wednesday at the funeral home.
Campbell-DeWitt Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.