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Jason Matthew Hamilton
HAVELOCK -- Mr. Hamilton, 40, of Havelock, NC passed away on Saturday, April 14, 2012 in Afghanistan while serving as the Boeing Field Service Representative supporting the U.S. Army 1st Cavalry as an expert in CH-47 Chinook systems.
He was born on April 1, 1972 in Statesville, to Violet Wright Knox of Mooresville and the late Johnnie Eugene Hamilton.
Jason was an Eagle Scout, a 1990 graduate of Mooresville High School and a US veteran serving in the Marine Corps with 5 years of service as a helicopter crew chief. He was a member of Mooresville ARP Church.
He was preceded in death by grandparents, Job and Ruth Hamilton; grandmother, Carolyn Glass; and grandfather, Joe V. Knox. He is survived by his parents Violet and Van Knox; his children Jacob Hamilton, Paige Hamilton, and their mother, Lorie Hamilton; brother, Jeff Knox and fiancee, Jenn Shea; grandmother, Elizabeth Knox; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 22, 2012 at Mooresville ARP Church with Rev. Andy Ward and Rev. Gerald R. Hallman officiating. Burial will follow the service at Glenwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 5:00-8:00 p.m. at Cavin-Cook Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Welcome Home Veterans, 128 S. Main Street, Mooresville, NC 28115 and/or Mooresville ARP Church, 659 Carpenter Ave, Mooresville, NC 28115.
Cavin-Cook Funeral Home, Mooresville, is serving the family of Mr. Hamilton. Condolences may be made to the family at www.cavin-cook.com.

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Published in Charlotte Observer on Apr. 18, 2012.
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April 29, 2012
Lori my thoughts and prayers are with you!
Suzanne Jones
April 24, 2012
My thoughts and prayers will be with Jason's family and loved ones in this tragic time, I am so sorry for your loss. I served with him in the Marine Corps and have So Many great memories that include "Hambone" as we called him. Again I will pray for the whole family's peace knowing that he is in the warm embrace of the Lord now.
Jody Law (MSGT ret.)
April 24, 2012
He was a great Marine. I cannot ever recall him not joking or smiling. It was a pleasure to serve with him and know him. My heart goes out to the family.
Will Bergeron
GySgt USMC (Ret)
April 23, 2012
Praying for Jason's family's comfort, peace, healing and quick return to joy. I am a co-worker of Jason's from Boeing, PHL and just watned to let you know I thought Jason was quite a fine man and an oustanding person...nothing I'm sure you didn't already know...

May perpetual light shine upon him. May Jason and all the souls of the faithful departed rest in peace. Amen!

God Bless!

Dan Bingnear
Boeing, PHL
Daniel Bingnear
April 19, 2012
Van -
Sorry to hear about the death of your son. Our prayers will be for GOD's comfort for your entire family.
Joan & Harry Kafer
April 19, 2012
Violet, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time. With deepest sympathy, may you find the strength and comfort you need.
Jennie Scercy
April 18, 2012
My condolences, Jeff, to you and your family. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.
Daffodil Schmidt
April 18, 2012
Violet, Van, and family.
Words cannot express how sorry that we are for your loss. Thoughts, love, and prayers are with you...may God's love be with you all and give you the strength to get through these day's ahead. LOVE TO YOU ALL.
Sissy Scott
April 18, 2012
Dear Violet, Van and family,

So sorry to hear of Jason's passing. Our prayers and thoughts are with you both now and in the days ahead.

Jack and Carol Ramey
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