Hazel Diane Bateman, 54, of Virginia, died Tuesday, April 19, 2011, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.
She was born June 9, 1956, in Jacksonville, the daughter of Robert W. and Rosemary Frank Bateman and they preceded her in death.
She is survived by two brothers, Robert Bateman (wife, Dianne) of Literberry and David Bateman of Virginia; a sister, Connie Butler of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews.
Miss Bateman was a member of Bethel Baptist Church and volunteered at Walker Nursing Home in Virginia.
Following cremation, graveside committal services will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday at Beardstown City Cemetery. Memorial services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday at First Baptist Church in Virginia. The family will meet friends following the services. Memorial gifts are suggested to First Baptist Church or Bethel Baptist Church. The Buchanan & Cody Funeral Home of Virginia is in charge of the cremation arrangements. Condolences may be left online at www.buchanancody.com.
Published in Jacksonville Journal-Courier on Apr. 22, 2011