Everett Troy Hamilton, Jr.

September 13, 1947 - October 1, 2012
Everett Troy Hamilton, Jr.


Everett Troy Hamilton, Jr., 65, of Kure Beach, NC, passed away on Monday, October 1, 2012 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

He was born on September 13, 1947 the son of the late Everett Troy Hamilton, Sr. and Dorothy Trimm Hamilton. He was preceded in death by a son, Everett Troy Hamilton, III and also a sister, Piper Sue Hamilton.

He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam War. He also served in various law enforcement agencies and was former Chief of Police in Kure Beach.

Surviving his one son, William David Hamilton of Kure Beach, NC; two daughters, Kimberly Sue Hamilton of Leland, NC and Piper-Lynn Marie Hamilton of Columbia, SC; two grandchildren, Aleigha and Anthony Hamilton; two sisters, Margaret Lisa Baldwin and husband, Douglas Scott of Enterprise, AL and Robin Denice Simmons and husband, Ronald Dwight of Ozark, AL.

A memorial service will be held at 10:00 am Thursday, October 4, 2012 at the Coastal Community Church, 407 N. 8th St., Carolina Beach, NC. Officiating will be Rev. Joey Canady and Rev. Aaron King.

Special thanks to the Kure Beach Police Department and local residents for care and concern during this difficult time.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401.

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


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  • October 04, 2012
    MICHAEL SPRINGFIELD SR. says:
    Fond Memories of our working together and our friendship. THANKS for the memories Troy. You will be missed.

  • October 03, 2012
    Sharron Sullivan says:
    Robin, You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers as you go through this difficult time. Praying for safe travels for you. Sharron

  • October 03, 2012
    mike tanner says:
    I will never forget our adventures and good times. At work as well as at play. You will be missed.

  • October 04, 2012
    Missy Perkins says:
    What a great Law Enforcement Officer Troy was. I had the pleasure of working with him for several years in bordering communities. I was happy to see him at our Law Enforcement reunion the first week in September. Rest well Troy and thanks for all you taught me about police work.

  • October 05, 2012
    David, Ronda & Ryan Meehling says:
    We are so sorry to hear of Troy's passing. He was a great man and friend to all. David, Ronda & Ryan Meehling