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Lane Hamilton

Christine “Lane” Holcombe Hamilton




Christine “Lane” Hamilton, age 77, and wife of Rev. James K. Hamilton, Sr, went to be with her Lord on Tuesday, July 6, 2021, at National Health Care of Laurens.


Born in Clinton, SC, she was a daughter of the late Jerome Earl and Virginia Ann Bailey Holcombe. Lane was retired from the Department of Social Services, a long-time member of Bethel Baptist Church and a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.


In addition to her husband, she is survived by: daughters, Johnna H. Zambrano (Augustin) of Honea Path, SC and Christina H. Smith (Keith) of Inman, SC; daughter-in-law, Jennifer Hamilton of Columbia, SC; grandchildren, Brittney Hazel, Amber LeGrand, Andrew LeGrand (Clarissa), Benjamin Smith and Jared Zambrano; great-grandchildren, Jonah Saladin, Lilly Saladin, Micah Saladin and Grayson LeGrand; and a sister, Ann H. Torres (Mike) of Fort Worth, TX.


In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a son, James “Jamie” K. Hamilton, II.


Funeral services will be 7:00 PM, Friday, July 9, 2021, at Bethel Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Bev Kennedy and family eulogy by Brittney Hazel and Andrew LeGrand. A committal service will be held 11:00 AM, Saturday, July 10, 2021, at Westview Memorial Park in Laurens.


The family will receive friends at the church prior to the service on Friday from 5:00 – 6:45 PM.


Memorials may be made to Bethel Baptist Church, 855 Bethel Church Road, Laurens, SC 29360.


Condolences can be expressed to the family at www.thekennedymortuary.com.

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A candle was lit in memory of Lane Hamilton

Mary Samples Jul 19 2021 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers will continue to be with all of you during this difficult time. I enjoyed getting to know Lane while you were at Walnut Grove and later while we worked together at DSS. I know God's love and your many happy memories will sustain you.

Elizabeth M Cann Jul 15 2021 12:00 AM

Rev. Hamilton, you're in our prayers. God speed his return to gather his own.

charles b metz Jul 10 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Lane Hamilton

Lydia Parsons Jul 10 2021 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for the death of Lane,she was a very sweet lady. Lane was always there beside Preacher Hamilton. I share many memory of both of them . Through the church at Henderson Baptist church of Hickory Tavern ,and Cross Hill. They helped me go through Henry died. I am grateful to Lane and the family. My love goes out to them.

Lydia Parsons Jul 10 2021 12:00 AM

Our prayers are with you and your family..
We used to enjoy visiting with you and Lane at the Clock on Sundays.
Billy and Jane Cain

jane cain Jul 9 2021 12:00 AM

Dear Friends,
You are all in my thoughts and prayers now and in the days ahead. With my love and deepest sympathy

Myrna Quinton Jul 9 2021 12:00 AM

Rev. Hamilton, Please accept our sincere condolences in you loss. We pray your days ahead will be brighter. We send our love, Jim and Judy Tumblin. Boyds Mill Pond/Hickory Tavern, SC.

James E Tumblin, Jr Jul 9 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Lane Hamilton

Michelle Wright & Betty Hazel Jul 9 2021 12:00 AM

Rev. Hamilton and family, Donnie and I are so sorry about the passing of Lane. She was such a sweet person and i know you will miss her terribly. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.
Donnie and Lynette Holland

Donnie & Lynette Holland Jul 8 2021 12:00 AM

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