Glendora Bateman

Published 5:53 pm Friday, January 2, 2015


March 22, 1944 – Dec. 31, 2014


Dr. Glendora Bateman, 70, of Boiling Spring Lakes, passed away on Wednesday, December 31, 2014 at her home.

Dr. Bateman was born March 22, 1944 in Columbia, NC, the daughter of the late Isaac and Mabel Bateman. Dr. Bateman spent her career working in mental health. She was a loving mother, grandmother, sister and aunt. She had a love for nature, gardening, cooking and reading. She had a relaxed and calming personality.

Surviving is her daughter Kalyn Jarvis and husband Alan of Ocean Isle Beach; a sister Gerry O’Neal and husband Jimmy of Southport; two grandchildren, Kallie Jarvis and Berry Jarvis; and two nieces, Jamie Stratton and Amy O’Neal.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, January 3, 2015 in the Peacock – Newnam & White Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Bill Cottingham officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1:00 to 2:00 pm.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Nature Conservancy of North Carolina.

Online condolences may be made at

Peacock – Newnam & White Funeral and Cremation Service, Southport.