Hamel C. Overbey

Hamel C. Overbey

Death 12 Sep 2015 (aged 82)
Burial Surgoinsville, Hawkins County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 158936704 · View Source
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Hamel C. Overbey
September 16, 1932 - September 12, 2015

Hamel C. Overbey, age 82 of Kingsport went to his Heavenly Home on Saturday, September 12, 2015.

Hamel was born in Hawkins County and lived most of his life in east Tennessee. He retired from Kingsport Press after 20 years of service. Hamel enjoyed working in his garage with his tools and attending auctions and flea markets. He also enjoyed buying, selling and trading vehicles.

Hamel was an extremely humble man and a man of few words.

Hamel was preceded in death by his parents, Ulysses and Gladys Overbey; aunt, Cora Adams; three sisters and two brothers.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 59 years, Anna Ruth Stitt Overbey; daughters, Joy Fields and fiancé Mike Mooney and Jana Goins Andress and husband Sidney; son, Kent Overbey; four grandchildren, Marla Reynolds, Benny Fields, Chase and Skylar Goins; five great-grandchildren, Kalobe and Tristan Harrell, Chandler and Cambri Goins, and Tristan Hopkins; sister, Mamie “Monk” Cradic.

Military Graveside Rites will follow Tuesday, September 15, 2015 at Carters Valley Community Cemetery conducted by the American Legion Hammond Post #3 of Kingsport and #265 of Gate City.

The staff of Oak Hill Funeral and Cremation Services is honored to serve the family of Hamel C. Overbey.

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  • Created by: Wamplerg
  • Added: 5 Mar 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 158936704
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Hamel C. Overbey (16 Sep 1932–12 Sep 2015), Find A Grave Memorial no. 158936704, citing Carters Valley Community Cemetery, Surgoinsville, Hawkins County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Wamplerg (contributor 47280568) .