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HAMILTON, Clyde E. (1944 - 2019)

HAMILTON, Clyde E. (1944 - 2019)

Mr. Clyde E. Hamilton, 74, of Trosper, passed away Monday afternoon, April 1, 2019 at the Christian Health Center in Corbin.  He was the son of the late Walter and Celia Hembree Hamilton born on June 14, 1944 in Knox County.

Clyde was a former Barbourville Utilities employee and of the Baptist faith.  He enjoyed fishing and served in the United States Army.

He united in marriage with Juanita Burnett and to this union three children were born.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Brenda Campbell.

Survivors include three children, Theresa Hamilton and Clyde D. Hamilton and wife, Paula, all of Corbin and Debbie Haslam and husband, Don, of Cary, NC; a step-daughter, Sharon Snell and husband, James, of London; two sisters, Sallie Sturdivant of York, SC and Barbara Bunch of Barbourville; a brother, George Hamilton of Trosper; 10 grandchildren; four great grandchildren; among other loved ones and dear friends.

His funeral service will be conducted in the chapel of the Knox Funeral Home Thursday, April 4 at 4:30 P.M. with Rev. Garrett Garland officiating.  He will be laid to rest in the Tinsley Cemetery.

Casket bearers will be Joshua Napier, Chris Witt, Brian Abrams, Rodney Leger and Walter Ray Hamilton.  Honorary bearers will be his friends and neighbors.

The family wishes to express their sincere appreciation to the staff of the Christian Health Center.

Friends may call at the funeral home Wednesday between 6 and 9 P.M. and Thursday prior to the funeral hour.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Knox Funeral Home.

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