Richard Lee Hamilton, 64, left this earth July 5, 2018, in his home. Rick was born to Karen and Don Hamilton on Sept. 13, 1953, in Kansas City, Mo. Rick graduated from Southside High School in Fort Smith in 1972 and went on to retire from Pradco in 2015.

He is survived by his wife, Leah Hamilton; three sons; three stepchildren and 10 grandkids. He is also survived by his mother, Karen Hamilton; brother, Eddie Hamilton; and sister, Jolene Whittington. Rick is preceded in death by his father, Don Hamilton.

Graveside service will held at 10 a.m. Monday at Gill Cemetery. Cremation and service are under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Alma.

To place an online tribute, please visit www.ockerfuneralhome.com.