Barry Wayne Hamilton

Barry Wayne Hamilton, 66 of Zanesville, passed away peacefully on August 9, 2022 at Sunnyslope Nursing Home in Bowerston, Ohio.

He was born on February 3, 1956, in Zanesville, Ohio, son of the late Richard Harold Hamilton and Wilda Kathlene Hanning. He attended Trinity Full Gospel Church in Zanesville, Ohio. For a living, Barry worked construction for many years. In his spare time, he loved to listen to his music, Elvis being his favorite, enjoyed drinking his Pepsi, and was always known to be a great story teller.

He is survived by his son, Barry “Bo” Nelson; daughter, Amy Hamilton; brothers, Charlie Hamilton, Billy Hamilton, George Hamilton, Larry Michael Hamilton; sisters, Rita (Charles) Kelly, Peggy Hamilton; several grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his ex-wife, Cheryl Hopper; daughter, Christina Hamilton; brothers, Richard Hanning Hamilton, Bryce Hamilton, Harry Hamilton, Stephen Hamilton; sisters, Sherry Hamilton, Victoria Hamilton, and Constance Stewart Hamilton.

No calling hours or services will be held at this time. Per Barry’s wishes, a dignified cremation will take place. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date in honor of Barry.

DeLong-Baker & Lanning Funeral Home is assisting the Hamilton family with arrangements.

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