In her mother’s own words, Teaira Batey, a.k.a. “T-T” had some struggles, but was a beautiful, young lady with a beautiful heart. She had a beautiful smile. She was a very cheerful person who had positive energy. She had dreams of joining the army and giving back to her community. Always excited about life, she never gave up. She loved and trusted everyone. She was a shining example of a woman who truly knew how to survive. Teaira loved to cook and was a very curious person who persevered. She will forever be missed by her family and friends.