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Gene Batson, Sr.

May 17, 1950 June 2, 2018
Gene Batson, Sr.
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Obituary for Gene Batson, Sr.

Gene Batson, Sr., 68, died Saturday, June 2, 2018 at his residence in Petal. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at the Petal Chapel of Moore Funeral Home with visitation from 2 p.m. until service time.
Gene was a master carpenter and jack of all trades. He started his work career as an iron worker who then became a fireman, a police officer. He loved hunting, fishing, bowling, cars, and all of his animals. He is preceded in death by his father, Luther C. Batson; a son, Timothy Batson, Sr.; a sister, Jeannie Batson and a brother, Curtis Batson.
Gene is survived by his wife, Kimberly Batson of Petal; two sons, Gene (Melissa) Batson, Jr. of Kansas City, MO, Cory Batson of Kansas City, KS,; two daughters, Angela (Marty) Metoyer of Smithville, MO, Crystal (Matt) Romero of Kansas City, KS; mother Ida Batson of Petal; three sisters, Vera (Dwayne) Blair of Richton, Louise (David) Shows of Richton, Genia McSwain of Petal; eight grandchildren, Brandon Lawrence, Amanda Coyle, Matthew Romero, Madilyn Romero, Ava Romero, Alicia Garrett, Timothy Batson, Jr., Jaxson Dade; and two great-grandchildren, Mikaylyn Smith and Brayden Wilson.

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