Earl R. ‘Jack’ Batman Jr.

Batman Earl Jack

Age 87, Shenandoah, Va.

Earl Raymond “Jack” Batman Jr., 87, of Shenandoah, passed away Tuesday, April 14, 2020, at Harrisonburg Health and Rehab. Center. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family.

He was born March 3, 1933, in Rockingham County and was the son of the late Earl R. Batman Sr. and Dorothy E. Henshaw Batman.

Jack attended Shenandoah High School and later served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. He was a body mechanic and worked for Batman Pontiac and his brother’s body shop.

He was a member of the Shenandoah Baptist Church, Avis O. Comer, VFW Post No. 8613 and the American Legion.

On May 28, 1960, he married Barbara Ann Jobe Batman, who preceded him in death on Feb. 14, 2013.

He is survived by his sons, Michael Batman and wife, Doris, Jamie Batman and wife, Linda, all of Shenandoah; grandchildren, Nathan Batman and wife, Jessica, Amber Martin and husband, Garrett, Lindsey Batman and husband, Donnie, Brooklyn Batman and friend, Jacob; great-grandchildren, Corbin, Harper, Bailey, Brayden and Kenway Batman; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by a grandson, Andrew M. Batman; one brother; and five sisters.

Friends may view and sign the register book from noon to 5 p.m. Thursday, April 16, 2020, at Lindsey-Kyger Funeral Home in Shenandoah.

A private graveside service will be held at Coverstone Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Shenandoah Rescue Squad, 544 4th St., Shenandoah, VA 22849 or Shenandoah Fire Department, 201 Pennsylvania Ave., Shenandoah, VA 22849.

Arrangements are in the caring hands of the Lindsey-Kyger Funeral Home in Shenandoah, Va.

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