|William Barkwell "Billy" Bateman, Jr|
North Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Dec. 21, 2010|
North Carolina, USA
William Bateman Jr.
William B. "Billy" Bateman Jr., 55, dedicated son, husband, father and grandfather, of 567 Meadstown Road, Elizabeth City, N.C. returned home to his Savior Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010. Born in Pasquotank County, N.C., he was the son of William Barkwell Bateman and Katrina Meads Bateman and was the husband of Linda White Bateman. Mr. Bateman was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Along with his family, he owned and operated Bateman Farms of Weeksville, N.C. In addition to his parents and his wife, Mr. Bateman is survived by four daughters, Amy B. Lowry and husband Barry, Rose A. Bateman, Daphne L. Bateman, and Amber L. Bateman; a son, William Z. Bateman and wife Shelly; two grandchildren, Morgan A. Lowry and Brayden C. Lowry; and a brother, Michael T. Bateman all of Elizabeth City, N.C. Billy has touched the lives of many and will remain in our hearts until we meet again. Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2010 at 11 a.m. at the Mickey L. Burnim Fine Arts Center at Elizabeth City State University with Elders Adren Hughes, Austin Keaton and Ralph "Bud" Keaton speaking. A private family graveside service will be held at the family cemetery. The family will receive friends following the service at the auditorium and on Thursday, Dec. 23, 2010 at the residence. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 605 West Ehringhaus Street, Elizabeth City, NC 27909; or to Albemarle School, 1210 U.S. Highway 17 South Elizabeth City, NC 27909. Twiford Funeral Homes, Memorial Chapel, 405 East Church St., Elizabeth City, N.C. is serving the Bateman family. Condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting www.twifordfh.com.
Published in The Daily Advance from December 23 to December 29, 2010
Created by: Teresa Roundy
Record added: Nov 18, 2012
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