Alvin Monroe Hamilton, 85, of Wesson, died Thursday, February 13, 2014 at Pine Crest Guest Home in Hazlehurst.
Visitation will be Friday, February 14, 2014 from 5 pm until 8 pm at Springhill Pentecostal Church where funeral services will be held on Saturday at 10:00 am. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
He was born February 23, 1928 in Mississippi to the late Ben Tom Hamilton and Ollie Maye Hamilton Hamilton.
Mr. Hamilton was retired having worked for Copiah County and he was a member of Springhill Pentecostal Church.
Mr. Hamilton is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Lela Faye Thornhill Hamilton; one son, Gary Hamilton; his sister, Vera Haley; and his granddaughter, Connie Rae Hamilton.
Survivors include: sons, Randy Hamilton and wife Martha of Magee, MS; Mike Hamilton and wife Mary; Dewayne Hamilton and wife Lorece, all of Wesson; and Bennie Ray Hamilton of Summit, MS; three daughters, Glenda Roberts and husband C.W. of Brookhaven; Lesa Williams and husband Leon; and Yvonne Cupstid, all of Wesson; 15 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Brookhaven Funeral Home, 894 Natchez Drive, Brookhaven.