Mr. William “Bill” Robert Hamby age 89 of Lancaster Rd. Adairsville, GA formerly of Blairsville passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family on Monday May 14, 2018 following an extended illness. Mr. Hamby was born on Feb. 25, 1929 in Union County, the son of the late Rouss Jackson and the late Jessie Hamby Jackson. He was a native of Union County and lived for the several years in Marietta and Adairsville. Bill loved gardening and could grow just about anything. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. Bill was a member of Allegheny Lodge #114 F&AM. Mr. Hamby was a member of Shady Grove Methodist Church.
Surviving Mr. Hamby are his loving wife and best friend of sixty seven years, Everee Reece Hamby of Adairsville, three sons and daughters in law, Alan and Lorie Hamby of Adairsville, Paxton and Debbie Hamby of Calhoun, Keith and Kim Hamby of Adairsville, eight grandchildren, Justin and Allie Hamby, Landon and Ansley Hamby, Jessica and David Clare, Mandy and Nathan Maloney, Blake and Misty Hamby, Andy and Lily Hamby, Brad and Jessie Hamby, Kyndall Sutton, twelve great grandchildren, several nieces, nephews, many other relatives and friends also survive.
Funeral services will be held on Friday May 18, 2018 at 3:00 pm from the Mountain View Chapel with Rev. Jim Pinkard, Rev. Bill Honaker and Rev. Winfred Pitts officiating. Special music will be presented by Blake Hamby. The following gentleman will serve as pallbearers, Justin, Landon, Blake, Andy and Brad Hamby and Dave Clare. Serving as honorary pallbearer will be Nathan Maloney. Interment will follow in the Shady Grove Church Cemetery. The family will meet with friends at the funeral home of Thursday evening from 6-8:00 pm.
Mountain View Funeral Home of Blairsville is in charge of the arrangements. You may sign the family guest book and send condolences on line at www.mountainviewfuneralhome.com