Rev. Charles “Chock” Battiest, 76, passed away May 18, 2020.
Chock was born Sept. 29, 1943, in Honobia, Okla., to Cyrus Wade Battiest and Catherine (Taylor) Battiest.
He was preceded in death by his parents; stepson Bradley James; stepdaughters Nancy Jefferson and Janice Marie Martin; brothers Presley Battiest and Cyrus Battiest Jr.; sisters Cinderella Maytubby and Sally Crosby.
Chock is survived by wife Marietta Choate Battiest; sons David Battiest, Charles Anthony Battiest, Charles Racine Battiest, and Bryan Leon Battiest; stepsons Abbie James I, Billy Ray Martin, Gerald Leon James, and Darrel James; daughters Wanda Timlyn Baker, Carla Rae Madu, and Mary Ellen Battiest; stepdaughter Margie Hernandez; brothers Luther Battiest and Doyce Battiest; sisters Linda Sue Battiest and Loretha Gates; 32 grandchildren; 63 great-grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends.
For the full obituary, please visit Miller and Miller Funeral Home.