Donald "Donnie" Hamilton
Donald Spencer Lee "Donnie" Hamilton, resident of McCrory departed this life on Saturday, July 7, 2018 at the age of 58. He was born in Memphis Tennessee on June 14, 1960, the son of the late Doyle Louis Hamilton Sr. and Betty Ann Mcalpin.
Mr. Hamilton had attended Wynne Schools and was of the Baptist faith. He was a HVAC Technician and was the owner/operator of Donnie’s Heat and Air. He received his technical training from Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute, where he served on the Board of Directors. Mr. Hamilton retired from the McCrory Fire department after 20 years of service. On April 21, 2018, he married Cindy Herndon. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, grilling outdoors, making his famous chili, working and most of all spending time with his family.
Mr. Hamilton is preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Patricia Fowler.
Mr. Hamilton is survived by his wife, Cindy Hamilton of the home, one son, Kevin and wife Koby of Jonesboro, Arkansas, three daughters, Pamela Slunt and husband Chris of Vero Beach Florida, Susan Lewis and husband Shannon of Mayflower, Arkansas, Kasey Creasey and husband Colby of McCrory, Arkansas, two step-sons, Chris Merwether and Anthony McNeely of McCrory, Arkansas, one step-daughter, Brittany Merwether of Searcy, Arkansas, four brothers, Ronald Wood and wife Rosalie, Doyle Hamilton and wife Linda both of Millington, Tennessee, Jeff Hamilton and Linda of Wynne, Arkansas and Randall Hamilton of San Angelo, Texas, six grandchildren, Christopher Slunt, Katie Slunt both of Vero Beach Florida, Shelby Creasey, Garrett Creasey both of McCrory, Maddox Hamilton of Jonesboro, Arkansas and Aria Merwether of McCrory.
Those honored to serve as pallbearers are David Graves, Tommy Joe Hall, John Jones, Bo Powell, Joe Slocum III and Johnny Brown.
Funeral services will held on Wednesday, July 11th at 10:00 a.m. all at the Thompson-Wilson McCrory Funeral Home Chapel with visitation on Tuesday 6:00 till 8:00 p.m.
The family requests that memorials may be made to The American Cancer Society.