Glenn Prather Hamilton

Born: Sat., Aug. 18, 1934
Died: Sun., Feb. 28, 2021


5:00 PM Wed., Mar. 03, 2021
Location: Carlisle Christian Church

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Thu., Mar. 04, 2021
Location: Carlisle Christian Church

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Glenn Prather Hamilton, 86, husband of 58 years to Carolyn Coffey Hamilton, passed away peacefully Sunday, February 28, 2021 at his home surrounded by his wife and children. 

Born August 18, 1934 in Bourbon County to the late Frank & Katherine Prather Hamilton, he was a U.S. Army veteran, a lifelong farmer in the Jackstown area, educated in the Bourbon County school system and was a member of the Carlisle Christian Church. 

In addition to his wife, Carolyn, he is survived by a son, Jeffrey Glenn (Amy) Hamilton; a daughter, Rebecca Renee “Becky” (Kevin) Shelton; a grandson, Tyler Hamilton; 4 granddaughters: Morgan Hamilton, McKalyn Shelton (Tyler Collis), Macey Shelton and Krista Shelton (Fred) Johnson; a great-grandson, Kyler Coleman Collis; his sister, Katie Mattox; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. 

Also preceding him in death were 2 brothers, Charles “Mickey” Hamilton and William “Bill” Hamilton. 

Services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, March 4, 2021 at the Carlisle Christian Church by Rev. Steve Smith. Burial will follow in the Carlisle Cemetery. 

Visitation will be after 5:00 P.M. Wednesday at the church. 

The family would like to thank the Hospice nurses and team for being so kind to Glenn and the family. A special thanks to the staff at the VA infusion clinic for their years of kindness shown to us all. 


Charitable donations may be made in Glenn's memory to the following organization:

Carlisle Christian Church
242 North Locust Street, Carlisle, Kentucky 40311
Tel: 859-289-5266

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Marie y Billy Hunt
   Posted Sun February 28, 2021
Sorry for your loss

Larry Elliott
   Posted Mon March 01, 2021
I am very sorry for your loss. May God provide you with strength and comfort during your time of grief.

I enjoyed all my associations with Glenn over the years.....a real nice fellow.

Carol Hunt
   Posted Mon March 01, 2021
I hope you’re riding a pretty Mustang convertible in heaven! My condolences to Ms Carolyn and the family.

Ricky d. Ratliff an Cathy Ratliff
   Posted Tue March 02, 2021
So sorry for your familys loss you're in our prayers

Sherrie L. Scenters
   Posted Tue March 02, 2021
I'm so sorry for your loss. Sending heartfelt prayers, condolences and my deepest sympathy to all of the Hamilton/Shelton family.

Keith Swayne
   Posted Tue March 02, 2021
I met Glenn down here in Florida several years ago. I'm a native Kentuckian and we would meet in the morning at our local Mcdonald's. Glenn was a great guy and friend, I will miss him. Rest in peace old buddy

Connie Ramey
   Posted Wed March 03, 2021
Sorry to hear of Glenn's passing. You are all in my thoughts & prayers.

Randy Wade
   Posted Wed March 03, 2021
Sorry to hear about Mr Hamilton, always enjoyed seeing him at cattle shows watching his grandkids

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