Hamilton, John McDonald

Hamilton, John McDonald

Male 1927 - 2003  (76 years)

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  • Name Hamilton, John McDonald 
    Nickname Jack 
    Born 8 Aug 1927  Mount Pleasant, Titus County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Sep 2003  Yuma, Yuma County, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 17 Sep 2003  Desert Lawn Memorial Park, Yuma, Yuma County, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4488  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2015 

    Father Hamilton, Luther Cecil,   b. 31 May 1887,   d. 15 Apr 1963  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Sackett, Callie Eugene,   b. 30 Jul 1898, Monticello, Titus County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1988, Yuma, Yuma County, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 9 Jul 1918  Mount Pleasant, Titus County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Children 6 children 
    +1. Hamilton, Charlye,   b. 15 Jun 1919, Mount Pleasant, Titus County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1998, Fairfield, Solano County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     2. Hamilton, Bobb,   b. 29 Jun 1921, Mount Pleasant, Titus County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1940, Hawaii, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
     3. Hamilton, Bonnie,   b. 14 Feb 1923, Mount Pleasant, Titus County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1926, Mount Pleasant, Titus County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
     4. Hamilton, Paul,   b. 5 Jan 1926, Mount Pleasant, Titus County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 2009, Roswell, Chaves County, New Mexico, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     5. Hamilton, John McDonald,   b. 8 Aug 1927, Mount Pleasant, Titus County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 2003, Yuma, Yuma County, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     6. Hamilton, Dixie Nell,   b. 8 Nov 1931, Mount Pleasant, Titus County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 2002, Dewey, Dewey-Humboldt, Yavapai County, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     
    Family ID F1888  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Hamilton, Thomas James,   b. 1 Sep 1952, Yuma, Yuma County, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1952, Yuma, Yuma County, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Living
     4. Living
     5. Living
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F1940  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Aug 1927 - Mount Pleasant, Titus County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Hamilton, Thomas James - 1 Sep 1952 - Yuma, Yuma County, Arizona, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Sep 2003 - Yuma, Yuma County, Arizona, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 17 Sep 2003 - Desert Lawn Memorial Park, Yuma, Yuma County, Arizona, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Street/Feature Village/Neighborhood/Community Township/Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Photos
    Hamilton, John McDonald 'Jack' (1927-2003)
    Hamilton, John McDonald "Jack" (1927-2003)
    Clipped from a picture of his mother and siblings with his step-father, Roy Parr.

  • Notes 
    • Find A Grave Memorial
      John "Jack" Hamilton
      Birth: Aug. 8, 1927; Texas, USA
      Death: Sep. 11, 2003; Yuma, Yuma County, Arizona, USA
      Burial: [Sep. 17, 2003]
      Desert Lawn Memorial Park, Yuma, Yuma County, Arizona, USA

      John "Jack" Hamilton, 76, passed away September 11, 2003 in Yuma. He was born August 8, 1927 in Mt. Pleasant, Texas.

      Jack was a graduate of Yuma High School, and also attended Arizona Western College. He served in the US Army from 1946-1948. For his service in the Army he received the WWII Victory medal and the Army of Occupation medal. Jack also spent 40 years as a ditch rider starting in the Wellton-Mohawk area, and then retiring in 1989 from Yuma Mesa Irrigation and Drainage District. He was active in Yuma area veterans activities, and was a Life member of VFW Post 1763, where he served as Sr. Vice Commander. Jack was also a blood donor for 15 years and was a volunteer at La Mesa Rehabilitation.

      Jack is survived by his beloved wife of 53 years , Jessie Lee Hamilton, of Yuma; son, John (Lynette) HamiltonJr., of Yuma; daughters, Judith (Jeff) Clark, of Canton, Ohio, Sue (the late Milford) Reed, of Kane, Pennsylvania, and Jessie Faye (Ed) Donovan, of Hurlock, Maryland; and brother Paul Hamilton, of Roswell, New Mexico. He is also survived by five grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.

      Jack was preceded in death by his mother, Callie Parr; son, Thomas James Hamilton; sisters, Bonnie Hamilton, Charlye Erwin, and Dixie Howard; and brother, Bob Hamilton.

      Visitation will be held at Johnson Mortuary, Tuesday, September 16, 2003 from 6:00-7:00pm. Funeral services will be held at Johnson Mortuary on Wednesday, September 17, 2003 at 10:00am. Reverend Darren Hawkins of Sierra Vita Presbyterian Church will officiate the service. Jack's final resting place will be Desert Lawn Memorial Park.

      Pallbearers will be: Charles Kimbal, Rex Oare, Frank Colllins, Jeffrey Clark, Edward Donovan, and Benny Orta.

      Honorary Bearers will be: Gene Dewhirst, Thomas Cole, Fred Reese, and Orvel Dewhirst.

      Created by: Marilyn
      Record added: Nov 21, 2010
      Find A Grave Memorial# 61967056
      Headstone picture added by: Leta (Folks) Ferrell


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