|Birth: ||Jan. 17, 1934|
|Death: ||Mar. 3, 2008|
Freddie W. Hamilton, 74, of Broken Bow, passed away Monday, March 3, 2008, at his home in Broken Bow. He was born January 17, 1934, in Ralls, TX the son of James and Fleeta Belle (West) Hamilton.
Freddie married Noel Adams on May 1, 1959 in Lubbock, TX. Freddie was associated with Chapel of the Pines, Hochatown and was a veteran and served his country in the US Army during Vietnam. Highly decorated he served for twenty years as an E-8 Drill Sergeant and was a 1st Sergeant Engineer Battalion. His decorations include National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal w/60 Device; Good Conduct Medal w/silver clasp -1 loop, Vietnam Gallantry Cross w/Palm, Bronze Star Medal w/2nd Oak Leaf Cluster/ Bronze Star Medal W/V Device/ Expert Badge Rifle M-16/ Drill Sergeant Identification Badge/ Army Commendation Medal/ Vietnam Ranger Tab/ 4 O/S Bars.
He enjoyed golf, fishing, visiting with friends and spending time with family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, Eddie Hamilton, father-in-law Chester Adams and sister-in-law, Dixie Cash.
He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Noel Hamilton of the home, mother-in-law, Esther Adams, Broken Bow; four sons and two daughters-in-law, Noble and Vickie Hamilton, Broken Bow, Gary Hamilton, Broken Bow, Mark and Janette Hamilton, Lubbock, TX and Keith Hamilton, Broken Bow; two sisters and their husbands, Mary Jo and Jerry Gladden, Lake Brownwood, TX and Pat and Glenn Littlejohn, Lubbock, TX; several brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Kay Hamilton, Paris, TX, Laverl Cash, Goodwater, OK, Robert and Blaire Adams, Dallas, TX, Edie and Jimmy Wright, Hochatown and Becky and Rick Wishert, Bozeman, MT; seven grandchildren, Traci Nicole, Bryce , Seth, Brandt, Amanda "Storm," Ariel and Angie; one aunt, Margie Williams, Lubbock, TX several nieces, nephews and friends
Funeral Services will be held 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 5, 2008 at Chapel of the Pines, Hochatown, with Bro. Aaron Strange officiating. Interment will follow at Hochatown Cemetery.
James Noble Hamilton (1893 - 1985)
Fleeta Bell West Hamilton (1913 - 1993)
Mary Jo Hamilton Gladden (1932 - 2013)*
Freddie Winson Hamilton (1934 - 2008)
Eddie Eugene Hamilton (1935 - 2000)*
Patsy Inez Hamilton Littlejohn (1937 - 2010)*
Maintained by: Dee Ferris
Originally Created by: Patsy Steele
Record added: Mar 22, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25445565