Jeremy Brian Hamilton, a lifelong resident of Henryetta, died Dec. 29, 2016 in Tulsa at the age of 43. Jeremy was born Sept. 15, 1973 in Okmulgee to Ronald Hamilton and Deborah Parker. Jeremy grew up in Henryetta, attending Henryetta Public Schools, and graduated from Henryetta High School with the Class of 1992. Following high school, Jeremy attended college briefly at Okmulgee Tech. Shortly thereafter, Jeremy went to work in the pipeline business.
Jeremy was employed by Janx Integrity Group as a pipeline radiographer inspector.Jeremy was a longtime member of the IUOE Local 112 union and a longtime member of the Immanuel Baptist Church of Henryetta.
He is preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Jenkins "Jenks" and Betty Hamilton; an uncle, Mike Hamilton; a maternal aunt, Shari Carley; and grandfathers, Bill Parker and Bobby Powell; as well as step-father, Mike Kidwell.
Jeremy is survived by his father, Ronald Hamilton and wife Teresa of Henryetta; his mother, Debbie (Parker) Whatley-Kidwell; a sister, Haley Fanning and husband Zach of Checotah; a brother, Kevin Green and wife Cathy of Henryetta; grandmother, Lena Powell of Henryetta; sister, Cassie Whatley-Weaver and husband Anthony of Nixo, MO; brother, Nick Whatley of San Antonio; brother, Stephen Whatley of Springfield, MO; sister, Bonnie Hackler and husband Jeff of Tulsa; four nieces: Phoenix Weaver, Cate Hackler, Lilly Hackler, and Courtney Green; four nephews: Spencer Hamilton, Gavin Weaver, Nixon Whatley, and Colton Green; grandmother, Dorothy Robnett of Henryetta; uncle, Terry Parker and wife Elaine of Henryetta; and aunt, Connie Lane and husband Joe of Henryetta; a very special friend, Shanna Kinslow and her sons, Seth Kinslow and Tylor Kinslow; by numerous cousins, other extended family and many good friends.
Viewing will be held Tuesday, January 3, 2017 from 2 until 8 p.m. at Integrity Funeral Service.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at 2 p.m. at The First Baptist Church of Dewar with Brett Wheeler and Darin Smith officiating. Interment will follow immediately at Westlawn Cemetery, under the direction of Integrity Funeral Service.
Pallbearers will be Erick Sisson, Dustin Osmund, Brad Spurlock, Cory Pitts, Heath Carley, Josh Delso, Brian Martin, Kevin Williamson, and Greg Powell. Honorary bearers will be Aaron Carley, Brian Henderson, Mackey Lambert, Richard Willouby, Mark Dover, Johnny Brown, Damian Lund, Dave Klutz, Jerrod Brown, Nicholas Whitley, Stephen Whitley, Tom Harkins, and members of IUOE Local 112 union.
The family has designated the American Cancer Society, PO Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718 or the Prayers for Nathan George Fund in Henryetta, OK as appropriate for memorial contributions.