Christie Louise Battenfield was born on February 15, 1967, to the late Jerrel Dwayne Battenfield and Anita Landry in Oceanside, California. After attaining her GED, Christie, worked a variety of jobs including food and beverage/ service, hospitality, veterinarian technician and retail at our very own McCoys. Christie was an avid animal lover, talented artist and an infectious social butterfly.
Christie is survived by her children, Amberly and Billy Hopper of Waxahachie, TX, and Darrell Perez of North Carolina; grandchildren, Avery A., Shane T., Joey A., Helena I., Rhylie S., Adrian W.C., Sophia, Lilly, Emma, Landon; mother, Anita and Wayne Thomas of Louisiana; Step-mother, Sharon Battenfield of Dublin, Texas; Siblings, Troy and Sara Battenfield of Stephenville, Texas, Silena and Scott Whaley of Stephenville, Texas, Gentry and Meghan Laper of Louisiana, Amanda and Robert Matthews of Louisiana, and Nichole and Monica Thomas.
Christie was preceded in death by her father, Jerrel Dwayne Battenfield.