James W. Batson

Memorial services will be held at 4:00 PM Monday at Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home Chapel for Mr. James W. Batson, 66, of Petal, MS, formerly of Hattiesburg, MS.
He died Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Forrest General Hospital.
Mr. Batson retired from the University of Southern Mississippi.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Bill and Jo Batson.
He is survived by his wife, Ava Batson of Petal; two sons, Joe Batson of Petal and Louis Batson (Candice) of Flowood, MS; one sister, Betty Myers of Petal; one sister-in-law, Helon Herth of Starkville; two grandchildren, Parker and Cooper Batson.
Visitation will begin at 3:00 PM Monday at Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home.