|Birth: ||Oct. 25, 1913|
|Death: ||Jul. 18, 1999|
The Ocilla Star July 21, 1999
Mrs. Lilime Owen Batts of Sylvester (formerly of Ocilla) died July 18, 1999 at Crisp Regional Hospital of Cordele. She was 85.
Mrs. Batts was born October 25, 1913, in Telfair County, the daughter of A. T. "Bacon" Owen and Emma Davis Owen. She was a member of Pinson United Methodist Church of Sylvester.
Mrs. Batts was retired owner/operator of Lil's Beauty Shop of Ocilla for 50 years. She had lived in Sylvester since 1984 moving from Ocilla, where she had lived most of her life.
Mrs. Batts was a 1930 graduate of Ocilla High School. She attended ABAC, Emory Nursing School and graduated from Jacksonville School of Cosmetology. Mrs. Batts was a former member of Ocilla United Methodist Church for 50 years. She was a charter member of Wesleyan Service Guild.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Leon J. Batts.
Survivors include one son, Al and one daughter, Vicki; two grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Services were held at Ocilla United Methodist Church with interment being held at Ocilla Cemetery.
Paulk Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Arch T Owen (1885 - 1966)
Emily Davis Owen (1889 - 1972)
Leon Joseph Batts (1906 - 1973)
William Robert Batts (1941 - 1954)*
Thomas Alvin Owen (1908 - 1965)*
Lilime O. Owen Batts (1913 - 1999)
Ocilla City Cemetery
Created by: June Harper
Record added: Apr 01, 2014
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