BEDFORD – Louise Hamilton, 99, passed away peacefully Friday, September 11, 2020, at StoneBridge Health Campus.
Born January 14, 1921, in Annapolis, Missouri, she was the daughter of Howell and May (Pyles) Loyd. She married Reverend Mark Hamilton of Irvine, Kentucky, June 5, 1939, in St. Louis, Missouri, and he preceded her in death June 21, 2003. They were married 64 years.
Louise had been employed at JC Penney in Vincennes and attended the Momentum Community Church. Louise loved being the pastor’s wife.
Anita Marie Mayhugh of Bedfordgranddaughters,
Chiquita (Mark) Ewert of Prior Lake, Minnesota
Marquita (Ben) Romero of Ft. Collins, Colorado
5 great grandchildren
3 great great grandsons
Marie Shaw of Collinsville, Illinois
several nieces and nephews
Her parents; husband; and siblings, Daisy Simpson, Paul Loyd, Herb Loyd, Bill Loyd, Claude Loyd, and Everett Loyd, preceded her in death.
Graveside service will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, September 19, at Mitchell Cemetery with Dr. Gary Pate, Reverend R. Duane Brown, and Reverend Ken Bushey officiating.
The family will receive friends from 12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. on Saturday at Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center.
Memorial Gifts: South Central Association of the Visually Impaired
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