Funeral services for Sylvia M. Baten were held Saturday, March 24, 2012 at 2 p.m. at Antioch Baptist Church in Dixie Inn. The Rev. Keith Adams officiated. Interment followed at Antioch Cemetery in Dixie Inn. The family received friends from 10 a.m. until noon Saturday, March 24, 2012.
Sylvia was born July 14, 1936 in Summerfield and entered into rest March 22, 2012 in Dallas, Texas.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Thomas O'Rel Baten of Dallas, Texas; son, Douglas Glen Baten of Dallas, Texas; daughters, Cynthia Camp and husband, Michael of Plano, Texas and Renee Houle and husband, Thomas of Atlanta, Georgia; sisters, Sarah Heberling and husband, Bill of San Antonio, Texas, Ava McWhorter of Dixie Inn and Patricia Walker and husband, Norman of Lindale, Texas; brother, Leland McWhorter and wife, Nancy of Minden; grandchildren, Cory Baten, Joy Camp, Peter Camp, Melissa Houle, Clay Houle and Hanna Houle; and great-grandchildren, Landon and Liam Camp; and many nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Peter Camp, Michael Camp, Tom Houle, Evan McGlothlin, Michael Williams and John McWhorter.