Luther L. Bateman

Published 3:44 pm Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Luther L. Bateman, 89, of Colington, died January 27, 2019 in Elizabeth City. Luther served honorably in the United States Army during the Korean War era. After war time, he founded his own refrigeration company which he ran successfully for many years.

Luther is preceded in death by children James L. Bateman, Raymond S. Bateman and Cathy B. Wright; and two wives, Viola “Olie” White and Joanne Bateman.

Survivors include daughter Angela Bateman of Wilson, as well as many other family members and personal care givers.

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A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, February 2 at the Gallop Funeral Chapel in Nags Head. Pastor Joe Jackson will officiate.

Condolences to the family may be expressed via the online register at Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. was entrusted with arrangements.