Merle Kelley Batts, 85, of Bainbridge, died on Friday, March 19, 2010, at Seminole Manor Nursing Home in Donalsonville. A graveside funeral service for Mrs. Batts will be held Saturday, March 20, at 5 p.m. at Mt. Olive Baptist Church Cemetery with Pastor Dan Tomberlin officiating. Visitation will be held immediately following the service. Ivey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.