David Addison Hamilton, Jr.

September 10, 1923 - June 27, 2012
David Addison Hamilton, Jr.

David Addison Hamilton, Jr., 88 of Leland passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2012.

He was born in Robeson County, NC on September 16,1923 to the late David Addison Hamilton, Sr., and Sally McKenzie. He was preceded in death by two sons, David C. Hamilton, and Gunnery Sgt Roger D. Hamilton, USMC (MIA-1967).

He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Mary Martin Hamilton; children, Andrea and Preston Schwartz of Lexington, NC, Judy and Steve Faulk of Wilmington, Lynn and Denise Hamilton of Leland, NC, Nicole and Marvin Carroll of Delco, NC, Patricia Dale and Tim Boyle of Leland, NC; one sister, Nettie Sue Harrelson of Tennessee; eight grandchildren and three great grandchildren, and his faithful pet and companion, “Penny”.

David grew up in Dillon County, SC on a farm with a family of 11 brothers and sisters. Farming was his most favorite of professions. He and his wife always had a family garden at their home that was enjoyed by many family and friends.

The family will see friends from 4 to 6 pm Saturday, June 30, 2012 at Wilmington Funeral Chapel.

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Wilmington Funeral and Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099


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  • May 09, 2013
    Nicole Carroll says:
    Daddy I can't believe its been almost a year I miss you so much I wish I could give you a big hug and kiss I sure do miss all of our time together it is not the same without you I'm just so glad we had good memories together I'm just glad I was always there for you daddy when you were sick and were in the hospital Love always your daughter nicole

  • June 29, 2012
    terry and larry faulk says:
    Judy and Ann. we send our prayers and love. May God be with you both in your heart and in your prayers. Love terry and larry

  • June 30, 2012
    Tom and Sonia says:
    Anne and Judy, We are truly sorry for the loss of your father. I know this will leave such a void in your heart. Try to fill it with all of the fond memories that will keep him close forever.

  • March 19, 2013
    Summer Carroll says:
    Thinking about you today<3 i miss and love you so very much. R.I.P papa

  • June 29, 2012
    Summer Carroll says:
    Papa i am gonna miss all the wonderful memories we had together. And you coming to hooters with me and daddy. Words cant describe how much i am gonna miss you. I love you with all my heart.