Obituary for Reba Hamilton

Reba Hamilton

Reba  Hamilton, age 92, of Warsaw, Indiana, passed away on Monday, October 4, 2021 at 9:40 a.m. at Kosciusko Community Hospital, Warsaw, Indiana. Born on September 19, 1929, in Westmoreland, Tennessee, Reba was the daughter of Raven Bird and Anna (Willis) Likens. She was united in marriage to William Graves for 53 years who preceded her in passing in 1998. She married Walter Hamilton on August 29, 2015, in Warsaw, Indiana.

She retired from Sears with 20 years of service.  She was a member of Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, Indianapolis and attended the Free Will Baptist Church, Claypool. Reba and Walt enjoyed  spending their summers at Yogi Bear Jellystone Camp Resort, Pierceton.

Reba is survived by her husband, Walter Hamilton of Warsaw; son, Danny (Carrie) Graves of Claypool; siblings, Bobby Likens and Gladys Hoskin; grandchildren, Nathan and Stephanie Graves, Tricia Stavedahl, Vicki Murray, Mark Hamilton, and Amie Farmer, and 8 great grandchildren. She was preceded in passing by son, Ronnie Graves, and brothers, J.C. Likens and Hollis Likens and granddaughter Jasmine.

A visitation is planned from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. A funeral service in celebration of her life will begin at 5:00 p.m. with Pastor Lewis Wedstel Shepherd officiating. Burial will be in Rocky Mountain Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery in Westmoreland, TN.

Masks are optional, and social distancing is encouraged. No food is permitted at this time.

Memorial donations may be made to:

First Free Will Baptist Church of Kosciusko County

PO Box 43, Claypool, IN 46510


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