HOLLISTER--Funeral services for Pastor Wilson Battle, 79, who died on Monday, Jan. 4, 2021, will be held on Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021 at 2 p.m. from the Pleasure Hill Baptist Church in Whitakers, with the Rev. Kenneth Richardson officiating. Burial will follow in the Shiloh Church cemetery.
Surviving: two daughters, Shelia B Reid of the home, Jennifer Ponton (Michael) of Roanoke Rapids; son, Randy Battle of Hollister; three sisters, Evelyn Lynch of New York, Bettie Fulmore (Edward) of South Carolina, Paula Person (Quincy) of Littleton; one brother, Harvey Ray Battle (Yvette) of New York; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be Saturday evening from 5 until 6 p.m. at Richardson Funeral Home in Louisburg.