Lane Hamilton

1944 - 2021


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.


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Mary Samples

July 19, 2021 11:20 AM

So Sorry to hear of Mrs.Lane's Passing, do know you all are  in my prayers

Elizabeth M Cann

July 15, 2021 9:09 PM

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. 

Lydia Parsons

July 10, 2021 10:57 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

July 10, 2021 10:51 AM

charles b metz

July 10, 2021 9:48 AM

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

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