Sylvia Elizabeth Batten, 78, of Jacksonville Florida had her Homecoming with Jesus on Monday February 8, 2021. She was born September 21, 1942 in Jacksonville Florida to the late James and Mamie Louise Olin. Sylvia was a lifelong resident of Jacksonville. She loved the Florida Gators, cooking, cleaning, attending church, listening to Southern Gospel music, watching Golden Girls, I Love Lucy, Everybody Loves Raymond and spending time with her three sons and grandchildren.
She will be remembered as a loving and devoted sister, the best mother and Ganny in the world. Ms. Sylvia Batten is survived by her three children; Jimmy, Wayne and Mike Batten, eight grandchildren, Shelby, Alexis, Jessica, Lindsey, Kalli, Emily, Chris, Joshua, three great grandchildren, Liliana, Makayla, Isabella, many nieces, nephews, and three sisters Gerry Olin, Eva Lou Conner & Debbie Minton.
Ms Batten is preceded in death by her five siblings; Aaron Olin, Arthur Olin, Robert Olin, Elaine Garvin and Sandra Gail Olin.
The family will receive guests at 2:30 in the Chapel in a socially distanced manner on Friday 12 February 2021, at Evergreen Cemetery 4535 N. Main Street, Jacksonville, Florida 32206. A private Funeral Service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations in honor of Ms. Batten may be made to the family.