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Harley Dean Bateman
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Birth: Feb. 28, 1916
Glen Rose
Somervell County
Texas, USA
Death: Feb. 5, 1996
Abilene
Taylor County
Texas, USA

Husband of Ruth Green Bateman

Harley Dean Bateman was the 1st son and the 1st child of James Monroe Bateman and Annie Jane Simms Bateman. Harley was living in Abilene, TX, when he met and married Ruth Green Bateman, the 4th daughter and the 8th child of William Hosea Green and Emma Olive Bryant Green, on June 15, 1940 in Hamlin, TX, Jones Co. They had two daughters, Harla "Jean", that's me, and Janet "Jan" Maurine, now deceased. Daddy worked for the U. S. Postal Service as an inside window Clerk and then a night Supervisor until he retired. He also had a side business of laying Linoleum, Floor Tile and Formica and went full time after retiring. He was well thought of by all his friends and business aquaintances.
Daddy and Mother were Church of Christ and, at the time of his death, were members of Southern Hills Church of Christ in Abilene.
No one ever had a better or more loved father than I did in Harley Bateman. He has been sorely missed and was very much loved by all.
Source: Obituary in Abilene Reporter News.
Harley Dean Bateman passed away Feb. 5, 1996 & buried Feb. 7, 1996.
Harley D. Bateman, 79, died Monday in a local hospital. Services will be at 3 p.m. today in Elliott-Hamil Funeral Home Chapel of Memories, 542 Hickory, with John Risse officiating. Burial will be in Elmwood Memorial Park.
Mr. Bateman was born in Glen Rose and graduated from Abilene High School. He married Ruth Green in 1940 in Hamlin and was a U.S. Navy veteran. He worked for the weather bureau for five years and U.S. Postal Service from 1942-1972. He also owned Bateman Flooring, a flooring and cabinet-top business, for 30 years. He was a member of the Church of Christ.
Survivors include his wife, of Abilene; one daughter, Jean Wallace of Longview; one brother, L.F. "Ted" Bateman of Abilene; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Janet Maurine Bateman Frye on Oct 29, 1962.
Jean (Bateman) Wallace
daughter
Bateman Family History
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Monroe Bateman (1887 - 1951)
  Annie Jane Simms Bateman (1886 - 1983)
 
 Spouse:
  Permelia Ruth Green Bateman (1917 - 2006)*
 
 Children:
  Janet Maurine Bateman Frye (1946 - 1962)*
 
 Siblings:
  Harley Dean Bateman (1916 - 1996)
  Lowell Finis Bateman (1923 - 2011)*
  Maurine Bateman Sell (1929 - 1995)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elmwood Memorial Park
Abilene
Taylor County
Texas, USA
Plot: Memory Lawn Section J, Lot 4, Space 1
 
Created by: Jean Wallace
Record added: Aug 06, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6665823
Harley Dean Bateman
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Harley Dean Bateman
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Happy Birthday, Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year.
- Thelma
 Added: Dec. 7, 2011
In memory of Harley
- THE BONZ
 Added: Nov. 17, 2011

- SSBJ💔
 Added: Aug. 25, 2011
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