James L. Hamons

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202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 12/28/2017 14:00:00

202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 12/29/2017 11:00:00

James L. Hamons, age 93, resident of Tiro, Ohio passed away on Saturday, December 23, 2017 at Pristine Senior Living in Willard, Ohio. He was born in Allock, Kentucky on December 31, 1923 to the late James and Hattie (Barnett) Hamons, raised in Willard, Ohio, and had been a Tiro resident most of his life. He was a proud U.S. Army Veteran, serving during WW II. James enjoyed camping, fishing, hunting, but most of all, spending time with his family.
He is survived by four sons and daughter-in-law’s, Paul Edward and Violet Hamons of Carrothers, Jerry Lee and Alice Hamons of Delphi, Larry Grant and Phyllis Hamons of Attica and David Ray and Suzie Hamons of Collins, Ohio; two daughters and sons-in-law’s, Phyllis June and Dale Newmeyer of Attica and Rosalie and Randall Steiner of Tiffin; twenty one grandchildren; thirty six great grandchildren; seven great great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his wife in 2005, Virginia D. (Pine) Hamons; parents, James and Hattie (Barnett) Hamons; four brothers, Paul Hamons, Silas Hamons, Ronald Hamons and Donald Hamons; sister, Allean Adams; two half sisters, Ruth Lockhart and Joyce Howard.
Visitation will be Thursday, December 28, 2017 from 2:00 – 4:00 PM and 6:00 – 8:00 PM at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard, where the funeral service will be Friday, December 29, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. with Pastor Nathan Hale officiating. Military rites will be included in the service. Burial will follow at the Maple Grove Cemetery in New Haven, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made to Tiro/Auburn Volunteer Fire Department. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.secorfuneralhomes.com


Jeanette Brown - Jan 3, 2018

I was so sorry to read you dads obit. I was looking for some one else and his came a crossed the paper. I would of been at the calling hours but I didn’t know he passed. He’ll always be remembered as a great neighbor on High St. Even after us kids us kids left high street he was so good to my parents. Take care and I am glad I did get over to see him at least once. I thought alot of both dad and mom.

Joyce Garcia - Dec 29, 2017

Jerry and Alice, and family, so sorry for your lose,Looks like God had blessed him with many years of life, Thanks Alice for singing at my daughters funeral, God is our comfort, love y’all

Dwight Kelley - Dec 28, 2017

I was fifteen years old when I delivered newspapers to the Hamons household in Tiro, Ohio.
Mr. Hamons and his wife were always so kind to me. I have been friends with his grandson since about that time. I offer my sincere sympathies and condolences. May all comfort of Christ be yours.
Greenville, SC

Fran Smith - Dec 28, 2017

Phyllis, Dale, and Family, sorry to hear about you losing your dad just before Christmas. Know Larry and I are keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers not just during this difficult time,but on those days when it just hits you and you need a prayer. May God warm your hearts with loving memories of your dad for all he stood for you and know he will be waiting to see you again in the Lords time. Love

Trish Tarr - Dec 27, 2017

Laura, so sorry for the loss of your grandfather. Thinking of you and your family during this difficult time.

Joyce Wicker - Dec 27, 2017

sorry to hear another love one is gone. but God has it all work out that’s his plan for all of us.we don’t know when were or how but GOD does .just be ready when he calls for us to come Home.I try to live every like it’s last for I don’t know when he will call my name I just want to be ready to go when he does. May GOD Wrap his arms around all of you with his love.thank lord for today.AMEN

Rev. S. T. and Betty Adkins - Dec 26, 2017

Larry, Phyllis and all the family, our prayers and love go out to each of you. Praying God will comfort and keep you in his arms during this difficult time. Love S. T. and Betty