James Ernest Hamilton, 73, of Hickory died Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Frye Regional Medical Center. Born September 24th, 1946 he was the son of Mildred Irene Collins.
Two brothers, Jack Hamilton of Maryland and Kennis Hamilton of Maryland; two sons, James Hamilton Jr and wife Kim Jo of Virginia and Richard Hamilton and wife Rhonda of Hickory; four grandchildren, Tabitha Nicole Keith of Virginia, Samantha Hamilton of Hickory, Devin Hamilton of Hickory and Alex Hamilton of Virginia; and five great grandchildren, Hunter Hamilton, Cheyenne Keith, Tanner Keith, Jadian Keith and Jordan Keith survive him.
In addition to his parents, his spouse, Frances K Hamilton preceded him in death.
Please sign the online guestbook at www.jenkinsfuneralhome.net. The Hamilton family has entrusted arrangements to Jenkins Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Newton 828-464-1555.
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