Joel Brian Hamilton, 53, passed away on Saturday (Dec. 22, 2018) at his home.
He was a heavy equipment operator for several local strip mining companies.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ed and Lola (Sturgill) Hamilton; and a brother, Eddy Hamilton.
Surviving are his son, Alexander Hamilton and wife, Morgan of Hampton, TN; one granddaughter, Alexis Hamilton; and two brothers, Mark Hamilton, of the home and Danny Stallard and wife, Wilma of Wise.
It was Joel’s wishes to be cremated and there to be no services.
Gilliam Funeral Home and Crematory is honored to serve Mr. Hamilton’s family.
To view the obituary online, please visit www.gilliamfuneralhome.com
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Big Stone Gap, VA 24219