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William "Billy" David Hampton

October 25, 1959 — February 13, 2019

William "Billy" David Hampton

WILLIAM "BILLY" DAVID HAMPTON,  age 59 of Athens, Tenn. passed away Wednesday, February 13, 2019, at his residence. He was a native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, Tenn. and preceded in death by his father: Luther E. " L. E. Slick" Hampton, and Brother: Mark Hampton. He was a former employee of Athens Supply Co. and Rock Springs Golf Course and was a timber cutter and sawmiller. He was of the Baptist Faith and was an avid hunter and fisherman.


  • Mother: Rosezella Howard Hampton of Athens, Tenn., 
  • Two Sisters: Janice and Wayne Brazzell of Athens, Tenn., Susie and Jay Vaughn of Franklin, Va., 
  • Two Brothers: Kenny  and Jackie Hampton of Niota, Tenn., Luther "Bug"  Hampton, Jr. of  Athens, Tenn.,
  • Several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 2:00 P.M. Saturday, February 16, 2019 in the Chapel of Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home with Rev. Adam Henry officiating.

Interment will follow in McMinn Memory Gardens.

The family will receive friends from 12:00 Noon till 2:00 P.M. Saturday in the funeral home.

Active pallbearers will be Mark Howard, Glenn Shultz, Luke Hampton, Brandon Allen, Jeremie Brazzell, Buster Price and Joey Brazzell.

 Condolences may be sent to 

Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home, Athens, Tenn. in charge of arrangements.

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Past Services


Saturday, February 16, 2019

12:00 - 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home

, Niota, TN 37826

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