Sara L. (Poole) Battaglia

May 2, 1952 ~ February 1, 2024 (age 71) 71 Years Old

Sara Battaglia Obituary

Sara L. (Poole) Battaglia, 71, of Crossett, passed away on Thursday, February 1, 2024. She was born on May 2, 1952, in Warren, Arkansas, to her parents, Clarence and Lola Mae Vines Poole and was a lifelong resident of Crossett.

For over 53 years, Sara owned and operated “The Looking Glass” hair salon in Crossett. She loved her career and the numerous friends and clients she had accumulated. Sara was a selfless Christian woman who was always willing to help anyone in need and enjoyed spending her free time painting, deer hunting, and traveling with her beloved husband, Joe.

Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by one daughter, Selena Edwards: two brothers, Willie Clyde Poole and David Poole along with one grandson, Craig Tanner Darbonne.

She leaves behind her husband of forty years, Joe Battaglia, Jr. of Crossett; one daughter, Angellena Johnson (Frank Marlon) of Natchitoches, Louisiana; and one son, Antonio Joe Battaglia (Megan) also of Natchitoches along with two sisters, Nora Johnson (Larry) of Rosebud, Arkansas and Jean Helmer of Sterlington, Louisiana; one brother, Nolan Poole (Penny) of Morrilton, AR; seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Monday, February 5th, at Medders Funeral Home, 1564 Hwy 52 W, in Crossett with Bro. Chris Sexton, officiating, followed by interment at Crossroads Cemetery under the direction of Medders Funeral Home.  Pallbearers are Tony Battaglia, Jermaine Wade, Teddy Bamburg, and Frank Johnson.

A Visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00 p.m., Sunday, February 4th, at Medders Funeral Home.

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February 4, 2024

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Medders Funeral Home
1564 Hwy 52 W
Crossett, AR 71635

Celebration of Life
February 5, 2024

10:00 AM
Medders Funeral Home
1564 Hwy 52 W
Crossett, AR 71635


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