Jimmy Joseph Hamilton, age 51, of Jasper, Fla. passed away on Sunday, July 10, 2016, at his family residence in La Porte, Tx. following an extended illness. Mr. Hamilton was born on April 30, 1965, in Jacksonville, Fla. to Lillian Hatfield Hamilton and the late Jimmy Hamilton.
Survivors include: his two daughters, Lillian May Hamilton of Wichita, KS and Sabrina Sue Hamilton of Panama City, Fla.; two sons, Jimmy Cecil Hamilton of Wichita, KS and Jimmy Joseph Hamilton, Jr., of Jasper, Fla.; brother, Cecil Hamilton of La Porte, Tx.; five sisters, Jimmie Sue Music of Jasper, Fla., Sheila Meloy of Nicholls, Ga., Teresa Moreno of Jasper, Fla., Cindy McBee of La Porte, Tx. and Brenda Hanik of Houston, Tx.; ten grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held on Sunday, July 17 at 2 p.m. at the Chapel of Sims Funeral Home with Rev. Victor Gilbert officiating. Music was furnished for the service by Melinda Gilbert "I've Been Redeemed" and "How Great Thou Art." Active pallbearers were: Jimmy Hamilton, Cecil Hamilton, George Moreno, Donnie Music, Chris Meloy and Peter Hanik. Interment followed at Carver Baptist Church Cemetery.
Sims Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on  July 22, 2016