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Joseph Edward Batten
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Birth: Jul. 10, 1927
Virginia Beach City
Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 4, 1994
Virginia Beach City
Virginia, USA

Joseph Edward Batten was the son of James Edward "Ted" Batten and his wife, Eva A. Litchfield. He was born in what was then Princess Anne County, Virginia (now Virginia Beach city). He married Joan Kreger.

Obituary:
" Paper: Virginian-Pilot, The (Norfolk, VA); Section: LOCAL; Page: B2
Deceased: JOSEPH E. BATTEN; Date: August 6, 1994
Joseph Edward Batten, 67, of the 4200 block of Edinburgh Drive, died Aug. 4, 1994, in Virginia Beach.
Mr. Batten was born in Princess Anne County. He was a retired magistrate, Virginia Supreme Court serving Virginia Beach, and also currently employed as a private processor. He was a member of Thalia Trinity Presbyterian Church where he served as an elder; member of Princess Anne Masonic Lodge (NU)25 AF & AM; Khedive Temple, A.A.O.N.M.S. and its Brass Band for 40 years; member of Virginia Beach Shrine Club, Grice Commandery (NU)16 - Knights Templar Norfolk, United Royal Arch Chapter No. 1, Virginia Magistrates Association, Police Association of Virginia and Fraternal Order of Police. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II.
Survivors include his wife, Joan Kreger Batten; and three sons, David Wiley Batten of Charleston, W.Va., and Edward Joseph Batten and Andrew Lewis Batten, both of Virginia Beach.
A funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at Oak Grove Baptist Church, Creeds, by the Rev. T.E. Thieman. Burial will be in Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. Friends may join the family at Smith and Williams Funeral Home, Kempsville Chapel, from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday for a visitation. Memorial donations may be made to Shrine Crippled Children's Hospital. Masonic rites will be accorded at the church. " 
 
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 Parents:
  James Edward "Ted" Batten (1888 - 1943)
  Eva Anne Litchfield Batten (1897 - 1992)
 
 Sibling:
  Joseph Edward Batten (1927 - 1994)
  Eugene Early Batten (1931 - 1971)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Bayville
Virginia Beach City
Virginia, USA
Plot: in graveyard behind church, row 2
 
Created by: JoAnn
Record added: Aug 17, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20999810
Joseph Edward Batten
Added by: JoAnn
 
Joseph Edward Batten
Added by: JoAnn
 
 
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