Don “James” Bateman, 81, of Hope, AR passed away in Texarkana, TX, Thursday, April 20, 2017.
Mr. Bateman was born March 14, 1936 in Pike County, AR to Cyrus and Dosha Bateman.
Mr. Bateman was a retired contractor specializing in house leveling and was owner of Bateman Siding.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one grandson.
Survivors are his wife Annette Franks Bateman of the home, son Steve Bateman and Vicki, step-son Alan Brown and Melanie all of Hope, AR, eight grandchildren, one great grandchild, one great-great grandchild, and a host of friends.
Visitation for Mr. Bateman will be April 23, 2017, Sunday, 2:00 to 3:00 pm at Herndon Pharr Funeral Home in Hope. Graveside service to follow at 4:00 pm in Delight Cemetery, Delight, AR with Bro. Gary Bolin officiating, under the direction of Herndon Pharr Funeral Home of Hope.
Online Memorial: pharrfuneralhomes.com