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Joyce S. Batipps

1945 ~ 2021 (age 76)


Joyce Stanley Batipps  passed away peacefully at home on October 27, 2021. Born in Washington, DC, she was a proud graduate of McKinley Technical High School, Howard University College of Pharmacy and the DC School of Law. She was preceded in death by her son, Gregory R. Batipps and brothers Donald, Rudolf, and Harold Stanley.

She is survived by her daughter, Christina Batipps, siblings Paul Stanley, Jr., Dorothy Kennison, and Barbara Stanley, a host of nieces, nephews and cousins, former husband Michael Batipps, MD, and many close friends whom she considered family.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that contributions be made to the Gregory Batipps Ridley Scholarship at

or to the Joyce Batipps Book Scholarship for University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law first year law students at







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Celebration of Life
May 7, 2022

1:00 PM
Lowell School
1640 Kalmia Road N.W.
Washington, DC 20012

Please note
The service will be held outdoors/tented.
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