Weatherford Democrat

September 24, 2012

Raymond L. Hamlin


— Raymond L. Hamlin, 90, of Fort Worth, died Thursday evening, Sept. 20, 2012.

He was born May 31, 1922 in Russellville, Ark., a resident of Fort Worth for several years. Mr. Hamlin was a member of the Baptist Church, an avid dancer and he loved his family. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army Air Corp during World War II.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Hamlin; parents, James and Hattie Hamlin; brothers, Roy Hamlin, Billy Hamlin, Fred Hamlin and a sister, Jewel Barger.

Survivors include his daughter, Sammie Franks and husband, Jerry of Benbrook; son, Mark Hamlin and wife, Kathy of Weatherford; brother, Leon Hamlin of Oklahoma City; three grandchildren, Gerald Franks, Charley Hamlin, J. P. Hamlin; great-granddaughter, Clara Hamlin; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 23, in the Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel. Graveside service and interment will be held at 2 p.m., Monday, Sept. 24, in Quinton Cemetery, Quinton, Okla.

Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel

913 N. Elm, Weatherford, TX 76086