Carl Junior Bateman, 66, of Paris passed away at his residence surrounded by his family. Carl was born on December 8, 1956 in Honey Grove to Carl Bateman and Della Mackey Bateman. He attended and graduated from Honey Grove schools. After high school he served in the United States Army National Guard. He loved to fish and breed dogs. Carl met and married Brisa Garcia on August 11, 2011 in Paris.
He is survived by his wife Brisa Garcia Bateman of Paris; daughter Mia Bateman of Paris; sons Farron Gray of Bonham and Carlos Bateman of Paris; sisters: Inita Bateman of Honey Grove, Marilyn Fritcher of Bonham and Dorothy Cross of Sherman.
Carl was preceded in death by his parents, sisters: Martha Jo and Peggy Jackson; brothers: Carl Edward Bateman and Earl Wayne Mackey.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.