Gerald Batson was born in Italy, TX to Susie Wood and Houston Batson. He passed away at his home in Venus on February 25, 2017.

Visitation will be held 12-1 p.m., Wednesday, March 1, 2017, at Midlothian Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow 1:00 pm at the Midlothian Funeral Home, followed by burial in the St. Paul Cemetery.

Arrangements by Midlothian Funeral Home, 200 E. Ave. E, Midlothian, Texas 76065 972-723-9884.