Earl Grammer

M, b. circa 1919, d. between 1921 and 2000
FatherJohn Thomas Grammer b. 1884, d. 1966
MotherNellie E Shelton b. 1896, d. 1967
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID A3A08DF042DDC94B8856F8755E28348E8623. Earl Grammer was also known as Charley Grammer.1 He was born circa 1919 at Illinois.1 He died between 1921 and 2000 at Illinois; nothing further found.2

Citations

  1. [S52] 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations Inc 2010, January 1920 Internet Resources Available on line.
  2. [S43] Gary Rolph guess.

Dorletha Grammer

F, b. say 1925, d. between 1926 and 2000
FatherJohn Thomas Grammer b. 1884, d. 1966
MotherNellie E Shelton b. 1896, d. 1967
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 59D044740751854A9A7D81D2AFD8BC30E53E. Dorletha Grammer was born say 1925 at Illinois.1 She died between 1926 and 2000 at Illinois; nothing further found.1

Citations

  1. [S43] Gary Rolph guess.

Mary Grammer

F, b. say 1923, d. between 1924 and 2000
FatherJohn Thomas Grammer b. 1884, d. 1966
MotherNellie E Shelton b. 1896, d. 1967
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 8F866EE0BF1C294E884EFBAA5DB4AD594787. Mary Grammer was born say 1923 at Illinois.1 She died between 1924 and 2000 at Illinois; nothing further found.1

Citations

  1. [S43] Gary Rolph guess.

LeRoy Alexander "Roy" Batson1

M, b. 4 April 1885, d. 18 December 1949
FatherJames A Batson b. Nov 1849, d. 1931
MotherSarah J Coleman b. 1853, d. bt 1911 - 1920
     LeRoy Alexander "Roy" Batson was Marriage; Person Source.2 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 0EB602A7088A3243AC749BF5EAEA85DA57FF. LeRoy Alexander "Roy" Batson was also known as Lee Roy Houston Ardel Batson. He was born on 4 April 1885 at Alto Pass, Union County, Illinois.3,1 LeRoy was listed as a son in James A Batson's household on the 1900 Census at Enumeration District 93, Alto Pass Precinct, Union County, Illinois; 153 125 Batson J A head white male Nov 1846 53 married 31 yrs IL IL IL KY farmer 5 months not employed can read write speak English own free farm 97; Sarah J wife female white Jan 1846 54 married 31 yrs 7 children 6 living can read cannot write cannot speak English (!); LeRoy son white male Apr 1884 16 single IL IL IL farm laborer 4 months unemployed cannot read write speaks English; Charley son white male Jan 1888 12 single IL IL IL farm laborer 4 months unemployed cannot read write speaks English; [next page] Batson (Balson?) Tilda granddaughter white female Nov 1893 6 IL Germany IL.4 He married Pauline Lena May Grammer at Union County, Illinois, on 8 July 1910.2,1 LeRoy Alexander "Roy" Batson died on 18 December 1949 at Carbondale, Jackson County, Illinois, at age 64.5,1 He was buried on 20 December 1949 at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Pomona, Jackson County, Illinois.5

Family

Pauline Lena May Grammer b. 11 Aug 1889, d. 16 Apr 1938
Children

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Batson Family Tree.
  2. [S1493] Unknown author, Dorothy Imogene (Ellis) Willis, B41411352-.
  3. [S1495] Unknown author, Researched by Admedia Batson, 1998.
  4. [S148] 1900 United States Census, online www.ancestry.com, Name: J A Battson Home in 1900: Alto Pass, Union, Illinois Age: 53 Estimated birth year: abt 1847 Birthplace: Illinois Relationship to head-of-house: Head Spouse's name: Sarah J Race: White Occupation: View image Neighbors: View others on page Household Members:
    Name
    Age

    J A Battson
    53

    Sarah J Battson
    51

    Le Roy Battson
    16

    Charley Battson
    12

    Tilda Balson
    6.
  5. [S1497] Unknown author, Southern Illinoissan, 12/19/1949, p. 11.

James Henry Lee Batson

M, b. 30 September 1911, d. 7 March 2005
FatherLeRoy Alexander "Roy" Batson b. 4 Apr 1885, d. 18 Dec 1949
MotherPauline Lena May Grammer b. 11 Aug 1889, d. 16 Apr 1938
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID CE7CC3849F51A24E815ABEF0A6222C816FFC. James Henry Lee Batson was born on 30 September 1911 at Union County, Illinois.1,2 As of 1920, James Henry Lee Batson was also known as Lee Batson.1 He married Lola Ava Batson at Jackson, Cape Girardeau County, Missouri, on 20 August 1938.3 James Henry Lee Batson died on 7 March 2005 at Carbondale, Jackson County, Illinois, at age 93.2

Family

Lola Ava Batson b. 24 Jul 1911, d. 12 Jul 1990

Citations

  1. [S52] 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations Inc 2010, January 1920 Internet Resources Available on line.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Lee J Batson in the US Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Lee Batson in the Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002.

William Ardel Batson

M, b. 4 February 1913, d. 1 May 1945
FatherLeRoy Alexander "Roy" Batson b. 4 Apr 1885, d. 18 Dec 1949
MotherPauline Lena May Grammer b. 11 Aug 1889, d. 16 Apr 1938
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 4E0D7CA9E3E24E4BBB4BBD51B553F15B46FB. William Ardel Batson was born on 4 February 1913 at Alto Pass, Union County, Illinois.1 As of 1920, William Ardel Batson was also known as Ardell Batson.2 He married Geraldine Prewitt at Illinois circa 1937.3 William Ardel Batson died on 1 May 1945 at Makanda Township, Jackson County, Illinois, at age 32.1

Family

Geraldine Prewitt b. c 1920
Child

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, William Ardell Batson in the Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947.
  2. [S52] 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations Inc 2010, January 1920 Internet Resources Available on line.
  3. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.
  4. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, William Eugene Batson inthe Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947.

Paul Charles Houston Batson

M, b. 8 September 1914, d. 30 August 1990
FatherLeRoy Alexander "Roy" Batson b. 4 Apr 1885, d. 18 Dec 1949
MotherPauline Lena May Grammer b. 11 Aug 1889, d. 16 Apr 1938
     Paul Charles Houston Batson He died suddenly of a heart attack. Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 91D6885604A25D4D9D888297220ED7A17B85. He was born on 8 September 1914 at Alto Pass, Union County, Illinois.1 As of 1920, Paul Charles Houston Batson was also known as Houston Batson.2 He married Rachel Beatress McCracken at Jackson County, Illinois, on 7 January 1941.3 Paul Charles Houston Batson died on 30 August 1990 at Granite City, Madison County, Illinois, at age 75; SSDI carries date of death as 29 Aug 1990. Heart attack.
SSN: 359-09-9256, issued in IL.4 He was buried on 31 August 1990 at Sunset Hill Cemetery, Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois.4

Family

Rachel Beatress McCracken b. 13 Apr 1921, d. 7 Feb 1979
Children

Citations

  1. [S1495] Unknown author, Researched by Admedia Batson, 1998.
  2. [S52] 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations Inc 2010, January 1920 Internet Resources Available on line.
  3. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.
  4. [S1498] Unknown author, Death Certificate.

Sarah Anna Elizabeth Batson

F, b. January 1917, d. 26 October 1935
FatherLeRoy Alexander "Roy" Batson b. 4 Apr 1885, d. 18 Dec 1949
MotherPauline Lena May Grammer b. 11 Aug 1889, d. 16 Apr 1938
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 9A5F4E165262C043A27BD1FB6C55CCA22C9F. Sarah Anna Elizabeth Batson was Marriage; Person Source.1 Her married name was Ellis. She was buried at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Pomona, Jackson County, Illinois.2 She was born in January 1917 at Union County, Illinois; age 3 0/12 1920 census.3,4 She was born on 20 March 1917 at Alto Pass, Union County, Illinois.5 As of 1920, Sarah Anna Elizabeth Batson was also known as Annie Batson.4 She married Anderson Theodore Ellis at Union County, Illinois, circa 1934.6 Sarah Anna Elizabeth Batson died on 26 October 1935 at Alto Pass, Union County, Illinois, at age 18.3,5

Family

Anderson Theodore Ellis b. 5 Mar 1909, d. 12 Apr 1985

Citations

  1. [S1403] Unknown author, LDS Ancestor File.
  2. [S1499] Unknown author, Vol. 6, Pomona Twp., p. 89, Vol. 6, Pomona Twp, p. 89.
  3. [S1499] Unknown author, Vol. 6, Pomona Twp., p. 89.
  4. [S52] 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations Inc 2010, January 1920 Internet Resources Available on line.
  5. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Sarah Anna Ellis in the Illinois Deaths and Stillbrths Index, 1916-1947.
  6. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.

Flora Ester Batson

F, b. 24 March 1919, d. 3 June 1941
FatherLeRoy Alexander "Roy" Batson b. 4 Apr 1885, d. 18 Dec 1949
MotherPauline Lena May Grammer b. 11 Aug 1889, d. 16 Apr 1938
     Flora Ester Batson was Marriage; Person Source.1 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID DE64A6919D57AF4D8D92B25CFA2EEFA55224. Her married name was Ellis. She was born on 24 March 1919 at Union County, Illinois.2 She married Roy Gilbert Ellis at Jackson County, Illinois, on 6 March 1935.3 Flora died on 3 June 1941 at Union County, Illinois, at age 22. Burial Pomona, Jackson County, IL.2 She She died in childbirth, of kidney poisoning.3 She was buried at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Pomona, Jackson County, Illinois.3

Family

Roy Gilbert Ellis b. 4 Aug 1903, d. Oct 1974
Children

Citations

  1. [S1403] Unknown author, LDS Ancestor File.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Flora Ester Ellis in the Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index 1916-1947.
  3. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.

John Williard Batson

M, b. 20 June 1921, d. 29 June 1921
FatherLeRoy Alexander "Roy" Batson b. 4 Apr 1885, d. 18 Dec 1949
MotherPauline Lena May Grammer b. 11 Aug 1889, d. 16 Apr 1938
     John Williard Batson Died as baby. Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 2230A157E00C3642801AEA19D0F1330F4ED2. He was born on 20 June 1921 at 7 Road District, Union County, Illinois.1,2 He died on 29 June 1921 at 7 Road District, Union County, Illinois.2

Citations

  1. [S1495] Unknown author, Researched by Admedia Batson, 1998.
  2. [S74] FamilySearch.org, online www.familysearch.org, Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths 1916-1947.

Robert Wesley Batson

M, b. 10 May 1923, d. 9 October 2007
FatherLeRoy Alexander "Roy" Batson b. 4 Apr 1885, d. 18 Dec 1949
MotherPauline Lena May Grammer b. 11 Aug 1889, d. 16 Apr 1938
     Robert Wesley Batson was Marriage; Person Source.1 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 11BE1616773F304F91080BD6D2AAA505D039. He was born on 10 May 1923 at Alto Pass, Union County, Illinois; 8 yo 1930 census.2,3 As of 1930, Robert Wesley Batson was also known as Wesley Batson.2 He married Hazel Lucille Young say 1943 at Illinois.3 Robert Wesley Batson died on 9 October 2007 at Murphysboro, Jackson County, Illinois, at age 84; Robert Wesley Batson
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COBDEN - Robert Wesley Batson, 84, died at 3:25 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2007, in Rehab and Care Center of Jackson County in Murphysboro.
He was born May 10, 1923, in Alto Pass to Roy and Lena (Grammer) Batson. He married Hazel Young on June 30, 1944. She preceded him in death Aug. 16, 2004.
He retired from Laclede Steel where he had worked for 30 years.
He is survived by two daughters, Jeanette Kotosky of Anna and Linda Flavin of Carbondale; one son, Darrell Batson of Vienna; nine grandchildren, Letha Lesar, Ray Angle, Kathleen Richey, John Angle, Paul Kotosky, Angela Batson, Josephine Kotosky, Mendy Batson and Molly Lang; three great-grandchildren, Samantha Rydgig, Nicholas Lesar, Preston and Landon Richey; one great-great-grandchild, Layla Rydgig; a special friend, Anna Mae Childers of Murphysboro; and nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his wife; his parents; one daughter, Almeda Rotes; one son, Robert Wesley Batson Jr; and 10 siblings.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12, 2007, in Crain Pleasant Grove Murdale Funeral Home, Old Rt. 13, between Carbondale and Murphysboro. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12, 2007, at the funeral home.

Robert Wesley Batson
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COBDEN - Robert Wesley Batson, 84, died at 3:25 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2007, in Rehab and Care Center of Jackson County in Murphysboro.
He was born May 10, 1923, in Alto Pass to Roy and Lena (Grammer) Batson. He married Hazel Young on June 30, 1944. She preceded him in death Aug. 16, 2004.
He retired from Laclede Steel where he had worked for 30 years.
He is survived by two daughters, Jeanette Kotosky of Anna and Linda Flavin of Carbondale; one son, Darrell Batson of Vienna; nine grandchildren, Letha Lesar, Ray Angle, Kathleen Richey, John Angle, Paul Kotosky, Angela Batson, Josephine Kotosky, Mendy Batson and Molly Lang; three great-grandchildren, Samantha Rydgig, Nicholas Lesar, Preston and Landon Richey; one great-great-grandchild, Layla Rydgig; a special friend, Anna Mae Childers of Murphysboro; and nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his wife; his parents; one daughter, Almeda Rotes; one son, Robert Wesley Batson Jr; and 10 siblings.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12, 2007, in Crain Pleasant Grove Murdale Funeral Home, Old Rt. 13, between Carbondale and Murphysboro. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12, 2007, at the funeral home.3

Family

Hazel Lucille Young b. 7 Mar 1923, d. 16 Aug 2004
Children

Citations

  1. [S1403] Unknown author, LDS Ancestor File.
  2. [S53] 1930 census, online www.ancestry.com, Flora Batson in the 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Land Family.

Lucille Lydia Batson1,2

F, b. 18 May 1925, d. 28 December 1989
FatherLeRoy Alexander "Roy" Batson b. 4 Apr 1885, d. 18 Dec 1949
MotherPauline Lena May Grammer b. 11 Aug 1889, d. 16 Apr 1938
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID EB0E79DC4F282B4882261CAA072BAE951B90. Lucille Lydia Batson was Marriage; Person Source.3 Lucille Lydia Batson was also known as Lydia Lucille Batson. Her married name was Whelchel. She was born on 18 May 1925 at Murphysboro, Jackson County, Illinois.4,2 As of 18 December 1941,her married name was Whelchel.1 She married Freeman E Whelchel at Jackson, Cape Girardeau County, Missouri, on 18 December 1941.1 Lucille Lydia Batson died on 28 December 1989 at Salem, Marion County, Illinois, at age 64.5,2 She was buried at East Lawn Cemetery, Salem, Marion County, Illinois.5,2

Family

Freeman E Whelchel b. 26 Jun 1915, d. 27 Mar 1978
Children

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Freeman Whelchel in the Missouri Marriage Records 1805-2002.
  2. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Lucille Lydia Batson Whelchel.
  3. [S1403] Unknown author, LDS Ancestor File.
  4. [S1495] Unknown author, Researched by Admedia Batson, 1998.
  5. [S1493] Unknown author, Dorothy Imogene (Ellis) Willis, B41411352-.

Florence May Batson

F, b. 1 February 1928, d. 18 November 1985
FatherLeRoy Alexander "Roy" Batson b. 4 Apr 1885, d. 18 Dec 1949
MotherPauline Lena May Grammer b. 11 Aug 1889, d. 16 Apr 1938
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID E0EC14A6CA798C4580B63CE129D3ABDF7303. Florence May Batson was Marriage; Person Source.1 Her married name was Beasley. She was born on 1 February 1928 at Union County, Illinois.2,3 She married Alfred Candy Whelchel at Jackson, Cape Girardeau County, Missouri, on 15 July 1941.4 As of 29 January 1977,her married name was Whelchel.5 She married Russell Elmer Whelchel at Salem, Marion County, Illinois, on 29 January 1977.5 Florence May Batson died on 18 November 1985 at Pomona, Jackson County, Illinois, at age 57; Florence May Whelchel
Murphysboro - Services for Florence Ma Whelchel, 57, Route 5, will be 2 p.m. today in Petett's Funeral Home, with burial in Jerusalem Cemetery, Pomona.
Friends may call until the hour of the service.
Mrs. Whelchel died unexpectadly at 3 a.m. Monday Nov 18 1985, in St joseph's Memorial Hospital.
She was born Feb 1 1928 in Alto Pass, to Lee Roy and Lena Grammer Batson.
She married Russell E Whelchel on Jan 29 1977, in Salem. He survives.
Other survivors include three sons, William Ray Whelchel, Hanceville, Ala., Arthur Elmer Whelchel, Klamath Falls, Ore, and John Alan Beasley, Murphysboro; three daughters Dona Kay Turner, Battle Mountain, Nev., Brenda Mae Whelhel-Molina, Brownsville, Tex., and Ireta Faye Beasley, Murphysboro; 10 grandchildren and one great grandson; a sister Lucille Whelchel, Salem; and three brothers Houston Batson, Granite City, Lee Batson, Carbondale, and Bob Batson, Jonesboro.
She was preceded in death by one daughter, one brother, and two sisters.
Southern Illinoisan - (Carbondale, Illinois) - 21 Nov 1985, Th - Page 7 "Florence May Whelchel" [obituary].6,7 She was buried at Mount Pleasant Jerusalem Cemetery, Pomona, Jackson County, Illinois.8,6

Family 1

Alfred Candy Whelchel b. 23 Sep 1922, d. 27 Nov 2000

Family 2

Russell Elmer Whelchel b. 19 Mar 1918, d. 6 Nov 1999

Citations

  1. [S1403] Unknown author, LDS Ancestor File.
  2. [S1495] Unknown author, Researched by Admedia Batson, 1998.
  3. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.
  4. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Florence Batson in the Missouri Marriage Records 1805-2002.
  5. [S1595] Newspapers.com, online newspapers.com, Southern Illinoisan u - (Carbondale, Illinois) - 21 Nov 1985, Th - Page 7 "Florence May Whelchel" [obituary].
  6. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Florence May Batson Whelchel.
  7. [S1595] Newspapers.com, online newspapers.com, Southern Illinoisan - (Carbondale, Illinois) - 21 Nov 1985, Th - Page 7 "Florence May Whelchel" [obituary].
  8. [S1493] Unknown author, Dorothy Imogene (Ellis) Willis, B41411352-.

Beulah Agnes Vineyard1

F, b. 9 April 1913, d. 2 October 1945
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID A1DE5120FC748545B6BCC7C28A18814B9390. Her married name was Grammer. Beulah Agnes Vineyard was born on 9 April 1913 at Missouri.1,2 She married Henry Walter Grammer at Franklin County, Illinois, say 1929.3,2 Beulah Agnes Vineyard died on 2 October 1940 at Denning Township, Franklin County, Illinois, at age 27. She died on 2 October 1945 at Orient, Franklin County, Illinois, at age 32.1 She was buried at Denning Cemetery, Denning Township, Franklin County, Illinois.

Family

Henry Walter Grammer b. 16 May 1900, d. 2 Mar 1953
Children

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Grammer Family Tree.
  2. [S55] 1910 census on Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Walter Grammer 28; Beulah Grammer 19.
  3. [S43] Gary Rolph guess.

Nancy Ann Grammer1

F, b. 22 August 1933, d. 22 August 2006
FatherHenry Walter Grammer b. 16 May 1900, d. 2 Mar 1953
MotherBeulah Agnes Vineyard b. 9 Apr 1913, d. 2 Oct 1945
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 5069BE803BFE8C4F9033BEA1B094FA68D34E. Nancy Ann Grammer was born on 27 August 1932 at West Frankfort, Franklin County, Illinois.2,1 She was born on 22 August 1933 at West Frankfort, Franklin County, Illinois.3 She died on 22 August 2006 at Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, at age 73.3 As of 22 August 2006, Nancy Ann Grammer was also known as Nancy Lehner.3

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Nancy Ann Grammer in the US Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  2. [S11] 1940 US Census, online www.ancestry.com, Millard Grammer.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Nancy Lehner in the US Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014.

Ladonna Faye Grammer1

F, b. 16 October 1931, d. 13 September 1967
FatherHenry Walter Grammer b. 16 May 1900, d. 2 Mar 1953
MotherBeulah Agnes Vineyard b. 9 Apr 1913, d. 2 Oct 1945
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID A7A141F408D39A4EACFC1E194B0C0B7DFE5C. Ladonna Faye Grammer was also known as Faye Grammer. She was born on 16 October 1931 at West Frankfort, Franklin County, Illinois.2,1 As of say 1951,her married name was Joplin.1 She married Harold Eugene Joplin say 1951 at Franklin County, Illinois.1 Ladonna Faye Grammer died on 13 September 1967 at Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, at age 35.1

Family

Harold Eugene Joplin b. 17 Feb 1927, d. 8 Sep 1996

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Pace/Trimble/Joplin.
  2. [S11] 1940 US Census, online www.ancestry.com, Lay Grammer.

Lola Ava Batson1,2

F, b. 24 July 1911, d. 12 July 1990
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 59AAA050CC845B4C88E85748E9704621B977. Lola Ava Batson was born on 24 July 1911 at Missouri; 27 yo at marriage
28 yo 1940 census b MO
18 yo 1930 census
daughter of Joseph B Batson and Zainey Batson.3,4,5 She married James Henry Lee Batson at Jackson, Cape Girardeau County, Missouri, on 20 August 1938.3 Lola Ava Batson died on 12 July 1990 at Illinois at age 78; Ava L Batson.5

Family

James Henry Lee Batson b. 30 Sep 1911, d. 7 Mar 2005

Citations

  1. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Lola A Batson n the 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Lee Batson in the Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002.
  4. [S11] 1940 US Census, online www.ancestry.com.
  5. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Ava L Batson in the US Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014.

Geraldine Prewitt1

F, b. circa 1920
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID FE958E1B20B2C648971ABAC0FB6A0936EB24. Her married name was Batson. Geraldine Prewitt was also known as Geraldine Pruitt. She was born circa 1920 at Illinois.2 She married William Ardel Batson at Illinois circa 1937.3

Family

William Ardel Batson b. 4 Feb 1913, d. 1 May 1945
Child

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, William Eugene Batson inthe Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947.
  2. [S11] 1940 US Census, online www.ancestry.com, Geraldine Batson in the 1940 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.

Rachel Beatress McCracken

F, b. 13 April 1921, d. 7 February 1979
     Rachel Beatress McCracken Died of respitory failure.
SSN: 361-52-0934. Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 2BCC5541904BE640A7B449FFDABC45030FCA. Her married name was Batson. She was born on 13 April 1921 at Mount Vernon, Jefferson County, Illinois.1 She married Paul Charles Houston Batson at Jackson County, Illinois, on 7 January 1941.2 Rachel Beatress McCracken died on 7 February 1979 at Granite City, Madison County, Illinois, at age 57.1 She was buried on 9 February 1979 at Sunset Hill Cemetery, Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois.1

Family

Paul Charles Houston Batson b. 8 Sep 1914, d. 30 Aug 1990
Children

Citations

  1. [S1498] Unknown author, Death Certificate.
  2. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.

Forest Ray Batson

M, b. 20 February 1942, d. 22 December 2008
FatherPaul Charles Houston Batson b. 8 Sep 1914, d. 30 Aug 1990
MotherRachel Beatress McCracken b. 13 Apr 1921, d. 7 Feb 1979
     Forest Ray Batson was Marriage; Person Source.1 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 88A6FAEDDA714B4BA53CDEF9BEF25336E71A. He was born on 20 February 1942 at Jackson County, Illinois.2 He died on 22 December 2008 at Granite Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Granite City, Madison County, Illinois, at age 66; "Forest Ray Batson, 66, died at 9:45 pm Mon Dec 22 2008 at Granite State Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Granite City, IL.
He was born Feb 20 1942 in Jackson County, IL to the late Paul Charles Houston Batson & Rachel Beatrice (McCracken) Batson.
Forest worked in a variety of jobs for Handicap Services.
Survivors include 3 brothers, Donald Batson of Alton, Paul Batson & Daniel Batson, both of Granite City, and 5 sisters, Juanita Thompson of Grandin, MO; Virginia Hozian of Jacksonville IL.2

Citations

  1. [S41] 1850 census on Ancestry, online www.ancestry.com, No. 483.
  2. [S1589] Wojstrom Funeral Home, online www.wojstrom.com.