Born 1-21-1943 -- Died 3-15-2007
Linda Kay Hamilton, daughter of the late Tom and Rhea Dorothy (Brown) Upton, was born Jan. 21, 1943, in Burlington, Iowa. She died March 15, 2007, at the Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home at the age of 64.
She was married to Merlin George Hamilton on Jan. 7, 1967, at Burlingon, Iowa. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother and was a member of the Salem First Baptist Church.
She is survived by: her husband, Merlin Hamilton of Salem; a son, Matthew Hamilton of Nevada, Iowa; two daughters, Allison Watson of Des Moines, Iowa and Andrea Hamilton of Marion, Iowa; a brother, Ted Upton of Burlington, Iowa; and three grandchildren, Brant Watson, Carter Hamilton and Lanie Hamilton; several nieces; and nephews; and many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Genevieve.
Memorial services were held March 19 at the Salem First Baptist Church in Salem with Bro. John Hodges officiating. Arrangements were by Barker Funeral Home.
Memorials preferred to the Salem First Baptist Church Building Fund.