|Birth: ||Mar. 15, 1925|
|Death: ||Sep. 17, 1999|
Charles J. Bateson was born in De Witt to Charles Wesley and Belle Sprague Bateson. He married Wilma Williams on April 4, 1946, in Chicago; she passed away on Oct. 15, 1969. Then he married Nellie Houston on April 16, 1977, in Weldon. She survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Charles and James;four daughters, Marla (Richard) Leuelling, Mary Burdett, Venita Penn and Lu Etta Garnet; three stepsons, Joseph Houston, Loren Houston and Davis Houston; fourteen grandchildren; seven stepgrandchildren; two great-grandchildren; three stepgreat-granddaughters; and one brother, Hugo.
He was preceded in death by three brothers, four sisters and one half sister.
A WORLD WAR II ARMY veteran, he was a member of American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars posts in Farmer City.
Charles Bateson (1881 - 1951)
Martha Belle Sprague Bateson (1883 - 1925)
Wilma E. Williams Bateson (1925 - 1969)
Nellie Elizabeth Thoms Bateson (1923 - 2007)*
Charles R. Bateson (1948 - 2010)*
Catherine Euella Bateson Nettles (1912 - 1992)*
Charles J. Bateson (1925 - 1999)
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