William 'Bill' Eugene Batson

William 'Bill' Eugene Batson

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Lyman, SC

William “Bill” Eugene Batson went to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, September 14, 2022 at the age of 78 years old. He was the son of the late Herman Batson and Ruby Tumblin.

Bill was a lover of Christ and devout Baptist. He also loved hunting, fishing, golf, and his family. He will be dearly missed by those who knew him.

Bill is survived by his son, William Eugene “Gene” Batson (Shannon); his daughter, Kerrie Shaw (Doug); his brother, Robbie Batson; his grandchildren, Melanie Burnett (Jake), Danielle Batson, Caitlin Batson, and Aaron Batson; his great-grandchildren, Hadley Burnett and Rhett Pence; and his former wife, special friend, and mother of his children, Sylvia Batson.

Bill is preceded in death by his son, Heath Batson; his brothers, Frank Batson and Tony Batson; and his sister, Pat Randolph.

A celebration of life will be held on Thursday, September 22, 2022 at 6 p.m. at Living Waters Funeral Home & Crematory, 529 Spartanburg Hwy. S., Lyman, SC 29365.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105 (donors@stjude.org) or the American Cancer Society, PO Box 6704, Hagerstown, MD 21741 (www.cancer.org/involved/donate.html).

Online condolences can be left at www.livingwatersfh.com.

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