Mrs. Joyce Debra Battles, age 56 of Trion, Georgia passed away on September 2, 2010 at her residence.

Mrs. Battles was born in Trion, Georgia on December 21, 1953, daughter of Charles Mitchell Hines and Pauline Estelle Elliot Hines. She was of the Baptist Faith and prior to retirement, was employed with Mohawk Industries as a Lab Assistant.

Mrs. Battles is survived by her husband, Randall Battles; sons, Randall Estes Battles, Jr., William Michael Battles and Charles Timothy Battles; parents, Charles Mitchell and Pauline Estelle Hines; brother, Randall Eugene Hines; sister, Peggy Lynn Hines; grandchildren, Annie Michelle Battles, William Mitchell Battles, Kayle Leann Battles and Alanna Paige Battles; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Battles will be held Sunday, September 5, 2010 at 3:00 P.M. in the Mason Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Bradley Battles and Rev. David Dutton officiating. Interment will follow in the West Hill Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Steve Dutton, Wayne Dutton, Danny Bain, Joshua Hines, Danny Bain, Jr., Josh Bain, Dustin Dutton, Maliki Dutton, and Lamar Pettyjohn.

Mrs. Battles will be in state at the Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends Saturday evening from 6 until 8 P.M.