CAMPBELLSBURG John E. Batchelor, 73, Campbellsburg, passed away at 9:50 p.m. Wednesday, April 13, at Washington County Memorial Hospital, Salem.
Born August 8, 1931, in Orange County, he was the son of Hobart and Pearl (Mahan) Batchelor. He married Della Jane Brown July 2, 1955, and she survives.
He was a 30-year truck driver for Mitchell Transport, Inc., retiring in 1986, and a farmer. He was a member and former trustee of the First Baptist Church, Campbellsburg.
Surviving: wife, Jane Batchelor, Campbellsburg
sons, Melvin Batchelor, Campbellsburg
Michael Batchelor, Campbellsburg
brothers, Robert Batchelor, Mooresville
Marvin Batchelor, Campbellsburg
Dale Batchelor, Campbellsburg
sister, Ruth Shipley, Orleans
1 great grandson
His parents, and brothers, Richard, Roy, and Glen Batchelor, preceded him in death.
Funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, April 16, at the First Baptist Church in Campbellsburg with Bro. Mike Williams officiating. Burial will be in Cavetown Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Friday at Chastain Funeral Home, Mitchell, and from 11:00 a.m. until the service on Saturday at the church.