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Mr. James Edward Hamilton, an 87-year-old resident of Trenton, passed away peacefully at 12:35 a.m. on Sunday, December 10, 2023.

His body is to be cremated under the direction of Slater-Neal Funeral Home of Trenton. No services are planned at this time.

He was well-known throughout the Trenton area and worked at various careers during his lifetime…Rock Island Railroad employee, Modine industries, Trenton Foods (now Con Agra Foods) and farmed in the Rural Dale community for many years.

His survivors include his wife, Margaret and only living daughter, Nancy Jones of Chillicothe; one sister, Patricia Hamilton of Chillicothe; one brother, William Hamilton of Walnut Creek, CA; one granddaughter, Samantha Jones; one great-grandson, Kayden Jones; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents, William Harold Hamilton and Lucille Hamilton; and three daughters, Gail Hamilton, Barbara Hamilton and Jennifer Hamilton.

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