Lillian Lorene Battle Callahan

November 13, 1929February 17, 2012

Lorene Callahan, 82, passed away Friday, February 17, 2012 in Wichita Falls. Funeral Services will be held at 2 PM on Tuesday, February 21, 2012 in the chapel at Dutton Funeral Home with Rev. Ted Gray officiating. Graveside Services will follow at Highland Cemetery under the direction of Dutton Funeral Home in Iowa Park.

Lorene was born November 13, 1929 in Iowa Park to William J. and Ethyl (Burrell) Battle. She graduated from Iowa Park schools and married Avery G. Callahan on February 24, 1950 in Iowa Park. She worked for State National Bank of Texas for 41 years in numerous positions, retiring in 1989. She was a lifelong member of the Iowa Park Church of God, loved her grandkids and enjoyed spending time with her family. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; one brother, Rolland Battle and one sister, Florence Battle.

Surviving relatives include one son, Kevin Callahan and his wife, Jennifer; one daughter, Karen Hanners and her husband, Jackie, all of Wichita Falls; one brother, Kenneth Battle and his wife, Marjorie of Henrietta, Texas; 9 grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Memorials are suggested to Hospice of Wichita Falls, PO Box 4804 Wichita Falls, TX 76309. Visitation will be held from 6 PM to 8 PM on Monday, February 20, 2012 in the chapel at Dutton Funeral Home.


  • Visitation Monday, February 20, 2012
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Lillian Lorene Battle Callahan

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February 21, 2012

Lorene was a wonderful person and will be missed by all that knew her. I am so very sorry for your loss. I knew her basically all my life and thought she was so sweet and friendly. She was a treasure to me and my Mother at SNB. She will be missed by not only you her family, but by all of her friends as well. May God bless you in the days ahead. Pat (Blaylock Tatom) Grona

Amy Hatcher

February 19, 2012

Lorene was a special lady that was always there to take care of her brother & sister. Now she's with them. Thoughts & prayers go out to her family. Thinking of you at this time Karen. God Bless! Amy Hatcher

Danny & Tracy Quintero

February 19, 2012

We are sorry for your lose.Condolences to the Callahan family. Your are in our prayers.