By Frances Mulraney For Dailymail.com
Published: 20:20 GMT, 3 March 2020 | Updated: 20:22 GMT, 3 March 2020
Former CNN host Bobbie Battista died Tuesday, aged 67, after a four-year battle with cervical cancer, a spokesperson for her family confirmed.
Her husband John Brimelow described her as the 'consummate trooper' who was 'thoughtful for all the others in her life'.
Battista was one of the original CNN headline anchors when the network launched in 1981.
She died in Davenport, Iowa.
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Former CNN host Bobbie Battista died Tuesday, aged 67, after a years-long cancer battle
'Bobbie was the consummate trooper in her struggle with cancer, she was courageous and fearless in her battle and