Harry "Neal" Hamilton, age 81, of Perry, Oklahoma passed away Sunday, July 31, 2016 at the Integris Southwest Medical Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
Celebration of Life Services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, August 6, 2016 at the First Presbyterian Church with the Pastor Josh Kerr officiating. Burial will follow in the Grace Hill Cemetery under the direction of the Brown-Dugger Funeral Home,
Visitation hours will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Friday, August 5, 2016 with the family receiving friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Brown-Dugger Funeral Home. Friends may leave online condolences at www.brown-duggerfuneralhome.com.
The family has suggested memorials to the First Presbyterian Church and contributions may be left at the Brown-Dugger Funeral Home.
Neal served in the United States Navy until his honorable discharge in 1959. He was married to Barbara Nell Harris for 37 years until her death in 1997. Neal worked as a Funeral Director/Embalmer for over 20 years at the Brown-Dugger Funeral Home in Perry, Oklahoma. Previously he was Owner/Operator of Hamilton-Porter Funeral Home in Blackwell, Oklahoma. Prior to that he was employed by Kirby-Morris Funeral Home in El Dorado, Kansas. He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Perry, Oklahoma.
He is survived by daughters Kathy Rath and husband Gary of League City, Texas, Christie Tivis and husband David of Corpus Christi, Texas and DeNeal Toews and husband Mark of Ripley, Oklahoma; grandchildren Chase Rath and wife Yvette of League City, Texas, Megan Rath of Webster, Texas, Ashley Wilson of Cleveland, Oklahoma, Victoria Real and husband Adam of Ripley, Oklahoma, Blake Toews of Ponca City, Oklahoma and Madeline Toews of Ripley, Oklahoma and one great grandchild, Jazmine Toews of Ripley, Oklahoma. Neal was preceded in death by his wife Barbara, his parents, one grandchild, two sisters and one brother.