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Clifford Leon Hamilton

Published 11:01am Wednesday, March 20, 2013

March 16, 2013

Funeral for Clifford Leon Hamilton, 87, of Muscle Shoals was Tues., March 19, at 1 p.m. at Colbert Memorial Chapel in Tuscumbia.

Burial was in Colbert Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Hamilton died March 16, 2013. He loved his country and served in the Army during WWII. He received a Purple Heart after being wounded while in Germany. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. A.C. Hamilton; and a sister, Clara Hamilton Rickard.

Mr. Hamilton is survived by his wife of 62 years, Doris Wells Hamilton; a daughter, Karen Hamilton Harris and husband Mike; grandchildren, Drew Harris and wife Kaelie, Emily Harris Crow and husband Tim, and Will Harris; and great-grandchildren, Mack and Lucy Crow.

Pallbearers were Drew Harris, Will Harris, Tim Crow, Carlis Carmike, Jim Fuqua, and Don Bowling.

Memorials may be made to The Rocking Chair Fund @ West Hartselle Baptist Church Nursery.

Colbert Memorial Chapel of Tuscumbia is assisting the family. You may sign the online guest register at


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