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JC Battle and Sons Funeral Home has the distinction of being amongst a handful of black owned and operated Cincinnati businesses that have an extraordinary lengthy existence. Precisely, the business was established in 1933. JC Battle and Sons Funeral Home was founded by James and Theresa Battle. The original funeral home was located in Cincinnati’s West End at 838 West 7th St. JC Battle and Sons Funeral Home has remained family owned, and dedicated to providing professional services that honor the deceased with respect and dignity. Today the business, which is located in Avondale at 543 Rockdale Ave, is owned and operated by JC Battle III who represents the third generation of this family owned business  JC Battle III has a BA degree in Business Administration and State of Ohio Funeral Director’s License. He is also a Vietnam Veteran.


The mission of JC Battle and Sons Funeral Home is to offer professional funeral services that align with excellence, high standards, competence, integrity, and dignity so that families are able to grieve their loss, and celebrate the memories of their loved ones.


Recognizing that death care is an essential community service, the goal of JC Battle and his staff is to provide professional planning, guidance and support for families to have services that may involve traditional funerals, burials, cremations, and/or military honors. Families that are served by JC Battle and Sons Funeral Home can be assured that their deceased loved one will be cared for with dignity, respect and extra attention to detail. The family members themselves will be treated with kindness and care. JC Battle and Sons has been privileged to serve families from all walks of life and religions. Funeral arrangements and services are a process that involve decisions which allow for families to grieve their loss and to celebrate the memories of their loved one. Each family that is served can rest assured that they will be given accurate and necessary information to enable them to make decisions that meet their expectations.


JC Battle and Sons also advises and offers funeral pre-planning. Pre-planning is a means for families to hopefully experience less stress when death occurs. JC Battle and Sons is committed to helping families make the best decision for the services of their loved ones.


JC Battle and his staff foster and value relationships with the families that are served. Relationships built upon satisfaction from those families that are served is what has made and continues to contribute to the success and longevity of JC Battle and Sons Funeral Home. Ultimately for JC Battle, owner of JC Battle and Sons, it is the relationship with families and their satisfaction that inspires him to insure that the business can be counted on for excellent and quality service.