Funeral services for Mr. Billy P. Hamilton, 75, of
Cookeville, Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Thursday,
August 3, at Upper Cumberland Funeral Home. Burial will follow
in the Hensley Cemetery in the Freewill community of Jackson
The family will receive friends Wednesday from 10 A.M. – 9
P.M. and Thursday from 9 A.M. until time of services at Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home.
Mr. Hamilton passed away on Tuesday, July 25, 2006, at his
residence in Cookeville, Tennessee.
He was born May 22, 1931, in Jackson County to the late
Willie Hamilton and Vida Mae Hensley Hamilton. Mr.
Hamilton was a grounds keeper at Tennessee Tech University.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1
Brother: Donald Hamilton; and 2 Sons: Mark Hamilton and
William Daniel Hamilton.
Survivors include 2 Grandchildren: David M. Hamilton and
Heather M. Hamilton, both of Baxter, TN; 1 Great-Grandchild:
Gracie Hamilton of Smyrna, TN; 2 Brothers: George Hamilton
of Cookeville, TN, and Daniel Hamilton of Indianapolis, IN; and 4
Sisters: Betty Smallwood and Ora Lee Knight, both of Jackson
County, TN, Lella Jamison of Madison, TN, and Wanda Stafford
of Bellingham, Washington.
Bro. John Mabery will officiate at the services.
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