Jane Carol Hamilton, 67 year old Checotah resident, passed away Saturday, December 10, 2016 in Tulsa. She was born on Sunday, May 1, 1949 in Marysville, CA to Frank and Florizel Morton Collins. Jane grew up in Onapa where she received her education and graduated from Checotah High School in 1967. She married the love of her life, Jimmy Hamilton on Saturday, December 10, 1966 in Onapa. Jane became a homemaker and mother of 2 sons. After the boys where in school, she began working as a sales associate for Martins Department Store. Later she became the manager of the Army Surplus Store. Jane will be remembered as loving wife, mother and grandmother. She enjoyed cooking and took great pride in growing a vegetable garden. Jane attended the Baptist Church. She will be greatly missed by all who loved and knew her. Jane was preceded in death by her parents; 2 brothers, Edward Allen Collins and John Roy Collins; one sister, Evelyn Marie Griffin. She is lovingly survived by her husband of almost 50 years, Jimmy of the home; sons, Jimmy Scott Hamilton and his wife Marla of Denton, TX and Leon Doyle Hamilton of Checotah, OK; 2 grandchildren, Megan Nicole Drewery of Florida and Amber Lynn Ramirez of Denton, TX. Also surviving are numerous nieces, nephews, other extended family and a lifetime of friends. Services celebrating the life of Jane will be held 11:00AM Thursday, December 15, 2016 in the Serenity Chapel of Garrett Family Funeral Home with Reverend Tim Turner ministering. A private family burial will be held in Council Hill Cemetery. You may share online condolences with Jane's family @ www.garrettfamilyfuneralhome.com. The family of Jane Carol Hamilton entrusted her care, services and cremation to John, Kim & Seth Garrett of Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service 311 SW 2nd Checotah, OK. 74426 (918) 473-2244.
Published on December 12, 2016