Obituaries

Obituaries » Elizabeth G. Batten

November 9, 1915 - May 2, 2020

Service Date: May 7, 2020

Subscribe to updates for Elizabeth Batten


Please choose your subscription settings below, you can unsubscribe through email at any time.


Email me when someone posts in the guestbook

Email me when an update is made to the obituary

Email me on the anniversary of passing

Subscription Update Obituary
Elizabeth G. Batten November 9, 1915 – May 2, 2020 Elizabeth G. Batten, 104 of Wilson passed away Saturday. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in Maplewood Cemetery, 400 College Street, Wilson. The family will receive friends immediately following the service in Maplewood. Elizabeth was a member of First Baptist Church. She enjoyed gardening, playing bridge, antiquing and spending time with her family and friends. Elizabeth is survived by her daughter, Candace Batten Holliday; grandchildren, Bridgett W. Bonner and husband, Kevin, David B. Wilder and girlfriend, Shannon and Joseph R. Wilder and wife, Lisa; thirteen great-grandchildren, Jay, Ethan, Hunter, Matthew, Ashton, Krissah-Lee, Madelaine, Nathan, Justin, Damien, Ava, Courtney and Emma Grace and five great-great-grandchildren, Ryan, Addisyn, Tinsley, Braxton and Bailey. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Elmon Batten; great-granddaughter, Ashlie E. Ormond; parents, Gattis and Willie Boykin Gower and her siblings, Howard E. Gower, D. Hubert Gower and Dorothy G. Underwood. Condolences directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home and Crematory at www.joyners.net.