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Samuel Eugene Hamilton

Big Stone Gap, Va.-Samuel Eugene Hamilton, 70, passed away on Wednesday, October 14, 2020, at Holston Valley Medical Center.
He was a native of Norton, Va. before moving to Big Stone Gap. He was employed by the Norton Sewage Plant. Sam loved to fish and work puzzle books. He was a Christian.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Samantha Ann Queen; his parents, Robert E. and Alpha Nora (Gardner) Hamilton; a sister, Frances Kesterson; and five brothers, Robert Hamilton, Garland Hamilton, Arnold Hamilton, Jessie Hamilton and Pete Hamilton.
Surviving are his wife, Margaret Vanover Hamilton; daughter, Alpha Lee Hamilton, Big Stone Gap; four grandchildren; three step-children, David Vanover, Coeburn, Va., Joyce Mullins, St. Charles, Va. and Carol Vanover, Big Stone Gap; seven step-grandchildren; one sister, Lois Wright, Wise, Va.; several nieces and nephews; and his best friend, Roy Mickels, Wise, Va.
The Hamilton family would like to thank all the friends and family who help with the final expenses.
Services were private.
Gilliam Funeral Home and Crematory is honored to serve Mr. Hamilton’s family.

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