Diehl-Whittaker Funeral Service
720 E Long Street
Columbus, OH 43203
(614) 258-9549
More Obituaries for John Hampton
Looking for an obituary for a different person with this name?

John W. Hampton

Obituary Condolences

John W. Hampton Obituary
Hampton John W. Hampton, 82, passed away April 27, 2017 at Riverside Methodist Hospital. Mr. Hampton was born September 24, 1934 to the late Palmore and Willie Mae Hampton in Holly Grove, Arkansas. He graduated from Holly Grove Vocational School in May 1954. Employed with the City of Columbus Water Department for over 40 years, he was also a longtime member of Trinity Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife Nobie, six sisters and five brothers. Survived by six children, Jacki Morris, Faye Hampton, John W. Hampton, Jr., Rene Hampton, Jonathan (Tsitsi) Hampton, and Shawn (Tonisia) Hampton; seven grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; two sisters; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Celebration of Life 11 a.m. Monday, May 8, 2017 at Trinity Baptist Church, 461 St. Clair Ave., where his family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the start of service. Rev. Dr. Victor M. Davis, officiating. Interment Northlawn Memory Gardens. Arrangements entrusted to DIEHL-WHITTAKER FUNERAL SERVICE, 720 E. Long St. To express condolences to the Hampton family, please visit his online memory book at www.diehl-whittaker.com/obits

Published in The Columbus Dispatch on May 7, 2017
Read More
Give others a chance to express condolences. Not right now.