Tommy Batte, 71, of Mt. Olive, passed away January 17, 2014. He was born on April 8, 1942 to the parents of Iva Belle Easterling Batte and A. J. Batte. Tommy is survived by his wife, Sarah; two sons, Curtis Coleman (Antje), Chris Batte (Lisa); one brother, Howard Batte (Lillie); two sisters, Nellie Jean Craft and Geneva Grayson; six grandchildren, Tabatha Batte, Ryan Randall, Madison Batte, Liam Randall, Blakeney Batte and Cole Batte.
Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, Jack Batte.
Visitation is Monday, January 20, from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at Tutor Funeral Home in Magee. Services are Tuesday, January 21, at Rock Hill Baptist Church in Mt. Olive with an hour of visitation from 1:00 to 2:00 pm prior to the service at 2:00 pm. Final resting place will be in the church cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to Tutor Funeral Home in Magee. Online condolences may be made at www.tutorfuneralhome.com