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Barbara Jean Hamilton

June 19, 1935 — August 8, 2020

Ms. Barbara Jean Wilson Hamilton, 85, of Somerset, passed away Saturday, August 8, 2020 at her residence.

She was born in Lewisburg, TN on June 19, 1935; daughter of the late Ellis Lee and Lillian Henry Ritchey Wilson. She was a retired Florist.

She is survived by her son, Donald "Skip" Buford, Jr., & (Sandra) of Sumter, SC; a sister, Hilda Wilson of Science Hill; two brothers, Robert Wilson of Paris, KY., and Gene Wilson of Somerset; a son-in-law, Gene Lowery of Richmond; eight grandchildren, Seth Buford, Aaron Buford, Angela Buford, Matthew Buford, Christopher Lowery, Andy Lowery, Nikki Lowery, and Trey Bolton; eleven great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by, her husband, Henry Hamilton, whom she married on August 30, 1984, and who passed on April 3, 2014; a daughter, Lisa Kay Lowery; her parents; brothers, Ernie Wilson, Buddy Wilson, & Walter Wilson.

A funeral service will be held at 7 PM Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at the chapel of Morris & Hislope Funeral Home with Bro. Scott Hughes officiating.

Pallbearers are Kenny Wilson, Robbie Wilson, Hobie Wilson, Mike Wilson, Greg Wilson, & Bud Wilson.

Honorary Pallbearers are Chris Lowery, Andy Lowery, Seth Buford, Aaron Buford, & Matthew Buford.

Interment will be held at 11:30 AM Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at Lexington Cemetery.

Visitation for Ms. Barbara Jean Wilson Hamilton will be from 4-7 PM Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at the chapel of Morris & Hislope Funeral Home.

Morris & Hislope Funeral Home is honored to assist the family with arrangements.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Barbara Jean Hamilton, please visit our flower store.

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Tuesday, August 11, 2020

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