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Billy Ray Batten, Sr.

December 6, 1954 ~ April 13, 2021 (age 66)


Billy Ray Batten, Sr. age 66 of Chadbourn, died on Tuesday, April 13, 2021, at McLeod Hospital in Florence, SC. 

Billy was born on December 6, 1954 in Whiteville NC to the late Billy and Maggie Mae McLamb Batten.  He was the husband of the late Betty Jean Marshall Batten and also preceded in death by two siblings, Willa Dean Thompson and Gene Allen Batten.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 17, 2021 at Worthington Funeral Home, with Interment following in the Batten Family Cemetery; Rev. Danny Williams, of Hallsboro Church of God will officiate. 

Visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Friday, April 16, 2021, at Worthington Funeral Home. 

He is survived by a son, Billy Ray Batten Jr. (Angelique) of Chadbourn; a daughter, Billie Jo Batten Locklear of Maxton; siblings, Paul Daniel Batten of Chadbourn, Jerry Wayne Batten (Cheryl) of Hemmingway, SC and Weldon Batten (Ann) of Cerro Gordo; grandchildren, Amber Nicole Hammond, Christian Leann Hammond (Wayne), Alexandra Kaye Batten, Dillon Ray Batten, Brady Dale Sibbett and Hope Sibbett; great-grandchildren, Summer Leann Jackson and Hunter Gage Jackson. 

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April 16, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Worthington Funeral Home
405 E. Strawberry Blvd
Chadbourn, NC 28431

Funeral Service
April 17, 2021

11:00 AM
Worthington Funeral Home
405 E. Strawberry Blvd
Chadbourn, NC 28431

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