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Maggie Lee Fortenberry Bateman
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Birth: May 5, 1921
Marion County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Aug. 2, 1988
Dallas County
Texas, USA

Baton Rouge Advocate
August 3, 1988

Died 4 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2, 1988, at Doctor's Hospital, Dallas, Texas. She was 67, a native of Mississippi and resident of Baton Rouge. Visiting at Rabenhorst Funeral Home East, 11000 Florida Blvd., 3 to 9:30 p.m. Wednesday and after 8 a.m. Thursday. Religious services at 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home, conducted by the Rev. Gerald R. Chancellor. Graveside services at Ellis Cemetery , Franklinton, at 2 p.m. Thursday. Survived by two daughters, Mrs. Delores Tousinau, Slidell, and Mrs. Frances Chancellor, Dallas, Texas; two sons, Gary Bateman, Walker, and Paul Bateman, Baton Rouge; three sisters, Mrs. Grace Brumfield, Tylertown, Miss., Mrs. Elma Brumfield, Franklinton, and Mrs. Bertie Avant, Baton Rouge; a brother, Frank Fortenberry, Baker; 14 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by husband, Myford L. Bateman. She was a member of Brookstown Baptist Church. 
Family links: 
  William Calvin Fortenberry (1877 - 1930)
  Hettie Alice Alford Fortenberry (1883 - 1962)
  Myford Lavelle Bateman (1915 - 1985)*
  Percy Eugene Fortinberry (1901 - 1971)*
  Louis Oscar Fortenberry (1904 - 1905)*
  Grace Estelle Fortenberry Brumfield (1906 - 1989)*
  William Ermitt Fortenberry (1909 - 1963)*
  Newton Frank Fortenberry (1912 - 1994)*
  Jessie Hall Fortinberry (1916 - 1918)*
  Maggie Lee Fortenberry Bateman (1921 - 1988)
*Calculated relationship
Ellis Cemetery
Washington Parish
Louisiana, USA
Maintained by: Fran Chancellor
Originally Created by: Bonnie D.
Record added: Aug 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40265434
Maggie Lee <i>Fortenberry</i> Bateman
Added by: Bonnie D.
Maggie Lee <i>Fortenberry</i> Bateman
Added by: Bonnie D.
Maggie Lee <i>Fortenberry</i> Bateman
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Thinking of you today!
- Frances
 Added: Apr. 1, 2016

- Sandra Van Valkenburg
 Added: Aug. 21, 2014
Now I understand why you always said you missed Mama Hettie more each year.We miss you and wish you could have known your great grandsons Gipson and Ben.
- Delores
 Added: Nov. 3, 2012
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