Patricia "Pat" Ruth Bateman

of Little Rock, AR

September 2, 1940 - October 13, 2021

Patricia (Pat) Ruth Carter Bateman, 81, of Little Rock went to be with the Lord October 13, 2021. She was born September 2, 1940 in Oak Grove, Louisiana to William Ivy and Mary Jane Carter.

Pat moved from Oak Grove, Louisiana to Crossett, Arkansas when she was 12 and this is where she finished her education.

She loved the outdoors and had several hobbies. She spent a lot of her time on the golf course, and she also enjoyed bowling, fishing and doing crafts, especially with her children.

Pat was a deep loving, compassionate and caring person who inspired others with her kindness and strength.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her sisters Bobbye Oswalt and
Dee Carter.

Pat is survived by her loving husband Van (Butch) Bateman, her daughters Vicki McClain, Pamela Freeland, Donna Coffey and stepdaughter Deana Bailey along with her beloved grandchildren Holly McDonald, Brittney Perry, Alex Bailey, Drake Bailey, Michala Binns and Trista Coffey. She is also survived by her adored great-grandchildren Brae Perry, Zachary Womack, Aubrey Perry, Trysten Coffey and PJ Binns along with numerous other family members and friends that cherished her.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be made in Pat's name to Main Street El Dorado, 101 W Main Suite 410, El Dorado, AR 71730 or

Visitation will be held Saturday, October 16, 2021 at 10 am in the chapel of Roller Chenal Funeral Home with the funeral starting at 11 am.

Service Information
Roller-Chenal Funeral Home
13801 Chenal Parkway
Little Rock,  AR 72211
10/16/2021 at 10 am
Funeral Service
Roller-Chenal Funeral Home Chapel
13801 Chenal Parkway
Little Rock,  AR 72211
10/16/2021 at 11 am
Memorial Contributions
Main Street El Dorado
101 W. Main Suite 410
El Dorado, AR 71730

Obituary Provided By:
Roller-Chenal Funeral Home
13801 Chenal Parkway
Little Rock, AR  72211