Glen G. Bateman Sr. Glen Galen Bateman Sr., 71, of Main Street, Winfall, North Carolina, died on Friday, April 26, 2013, at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital. Mr. Bateman was born in Wytheville, Virginia, the son of Martha Edith Pennington Bateman of Crozet, Virginia, formerly of Charlottesville, and the late Glen Alfred Moody Bateman. The retired director of building and grounds for Piedmont Community College in Charlottesville, he was a member of the Hertford Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses, and had served in the United States Army. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a son, Billy; a sister, Dottie; and a brother, Donny. In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife of nearly 38 years, Jean Juanita Rone Bateman; a daughter, Kimbalee; three sons, Allen, Alphonso, and Glen Jr.; three sisters, Wanda, Kathy and Brenda; two brothers, Dan and Michael; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, May 11, 2013, at Kingdom Hall, 224 West Main Street, Winfall, North Carolina, by Brother Maurice Warren. Miller and Van Essendelft, Funeral and Cremation Providers, 1125 Harvey Point Road, Hertford, North Carolina, assisted the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made by visiting www.millerfhc.com.
This obituary was originally published in the Daily Progress.