November 6, 1923 - October 29, 2021
Mary Evelyn Brittain Hamilton, age 97, of Lawrenceville, Georgia, passed away Friday, October 29, 2021. She is survived by daughters Sharyl Shelton (Paul Sr.) Oxford, NC; Dottie Proffitt (Garry) Boone, NC; Susan Ault (Mike) Hayesville, NC and son, Tom Hamilton (Linda) Greenville, SC; grandchildren Marie Ault, David Proffitt, Laura Campbell (Charles), Michelle Bojczuk (Mike), Rebecca Stein (Matt), Stephanie Hamilton, Kelly Sweatt (Chad) and great-grandchildren Max, Lucy and Allie Campbell; Connor, Cora and Ava Stein; Mikie, Hannah, Lillian, Isaiah, Evelyn and Andrew Bojczuk and close family friend, Ann Cooper. She was preceded in death by husbands, William Myers, a casualty of WWII, and Thomas E. Hamilton, husband of 63 years, who was a family physician in Lawrenceville; two brothers James E. Brittain, Flint (Sonny) Brittain; sisters Louise Newman, Merle Cook, Jewel Russell, Betty Brittain and grandson, Spencer Brown. Mary was born to Ernest Patton Brittain and Gussie Edna Brown Brittain, was president of her senior class at Ensley High School in Birmingham, Alabama, and a graduate of the University of Alabama. She was secretary to the Chairman of the War Production Board in Washington, D.C. in 1943. She taught school at Central Gwinnett High School for several years. She was a member of Lawrenceville Presbyterian Church. A skilled bridge player, she played regularly into her nineties. She was a loyal Alabama football fan. Rev. Ryan Jensen will officiate at a graveside service Tuesday, November 2, 2021 at 2:00 pm at Gwinnett Memorial Gardens followed by a memorial service at 3:00 pm at Lawrenceville Presbyterian Church. Tom M. Wages has been entrusted with the arrangements Condolences may be sent or viewed at www.wagesfuneralhome.com. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, 120 Scenic Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA 30046 (770-963-2411) has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Mary Evelyn Brittain Hamilton, age 97, of Lawrenceville, Georgia, passed away Friday, October 29, 2021. She is survived by daughters Sharyl Shelton (Paul Sr.) Oxford, NC; Dottie Proffitt (Garry) Boone, NC; Susan Ault (Mike) Hayesville, NC and... View Obituary & Service Information
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