Frances Coggins Hamilton

January 26, 1936 - January 20, 2022

01/26/1936 - 01/20/2022

Past Services

Cemetery
Wednesday January 26, 2022
Conway Cemetery
North Church Street
Conway, NC 27820
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Visitation
Wednesday January 26, 2022
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Conway United Methodist Church
South Church Street
Conway, NC 27820
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Service
Wednesday January 26, 2022
2:00 pm
Conway United Methodist Church
South Church Street
Conway, NC 27820
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CONWAY, NC – Frances Coggins Hamilton, age 85, passed away on January 20, 2022 at 7:10 am at WakeMed in Raleigh.

A native of Conway NC, Mrs. Hamilton was born on January 26, 1936 to Johnnie E. “CAP” Coggins and Beulah W. Coggins of Conway NC. She graduated from Conway High School and Chowan College in Murfreesboro, NC after which she met the love of her life, Sterling Hamilton, and was married on August 12, 1956.

Frances was a loving and devoted wife, mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. Upon retirement , she enjoyed traveling with Sterling, visiting family and spending time with her grand and great grand children, doing her secretarial work and singing in the choir at Conway United Methodist Church, and visiting and helping shut in members of the community. Frances loved watching ACC basketball and football, especially the NC State Wolfpack.  She was loved by many and will be deeply missed by all who knew her.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband Sterling Hamilton. Frances is survived by her loving daughter, Julia Hamilton Salas and husband, Rudy; grandson, Rudy Salas III and wife, Emma, granddaughter Marialena Salas, five great grandsons, Elijah, Finn, identical twins Jasper and Isaac and Ezekiel “Zeke”; sister, Mary Piland and husband, A.C.; sister in law, Mittie Hamilton; nephews, Andy Piland, Ed Piland and wife, Bobbi, Lee Piland, Russ Piland and wife, Jamie, Steve Hamilton and wife, Pat; nieces, Alice Ann Cohoon and husband, Mike, Angela Matthews and husband, Matt, Debbie Copeland, Claire Jo Miner and husband, Joe, and Fran Hamilton; along with great nieces, great nephews, friends and neighbors that were like family to her and her family.

A celebration of life funeral service will be held on Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 2:00 pm at the Conway United Methodist Church with Rev. Robert Hill officiating. The family will receive friends at 1:00 pm, prior to the service at 2:00 pm. Burial will follow at the Conway Cemetery.

Flowers are welcome or memorial contributions may be made directly to the Conway United Methodist Church, PO Box 326, Conway, NC 27820 or clicking here

Garrett-Sykes Memorial Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Hamilton family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting www.garrettsykesfs.com.
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Reverend LuAnn Charlton
10 months ago

Julia’s St. Mark’s United Methodist Church Family is holding all of you in our prayers. We loved to see Frances when she came to visit! What a beautiful lady. Hoping that all will feel the peace of God that passes all understanding.

Eileen Lane
10 months ago

So sorry for your loss. Frances was a wonderful person. Prayers for the family.

Rita Bryant Harrison
10 months ago

Frances and Mr Hamilton were special folks in my life. I saw the sadness in her heart when she lost him. I know she is smiling in Heaven because they are back together where she longed to be. Fly high Frances with God’s Angels and keep Mr Hamilton straight!

Gloria Lassiter
10 months ago

So sorry for your loss! Went on many trips with Frances and Sterling. They were such good people. Will miss them dearly.. Prayers for peace and comfort!

Debbie W Martin
10 months ago

Ms Hamilton was a dear sweet lady and our thoughts and prayers are with her family. May God give you all comfort and strength at this difficult time. With love and sympathy Stewart and Debbie Martin.

LETIA DICKERSON
10 months ago

KEEPING THE HAMILTON FAMILY IN MY THOUGHTS & PRAYERS. GOD BLESS!!! LETIA DICKERSON & THE DICKERSON FAMILY.