Mr. Marion N. Hampton, Jr.Jul 12th, 2011 | By Submitted | Category: Obituaries
Mr. Marion N. Hampton, Jr. passed away Friday July 8, 2011 in Madison, due to cancer. He was born in Bartow and moved to Madison in 1993. Marion was self-employed in real estate for many years. He was a US Army veteran of the Vietnam War and received the Purple Heart and Bronze Star medals. Marion was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Lakeland and then in Madison.
He is survived by his loving wife, Glenda of Madison; son, Marion “Scooter” Hampton, III and (Jenny Orcasitas) of Bartow; daughter, Lori Hart and (Shawn) of Valdosta, Ga., seven grandchildren, Ryan and Regan Hampton, Emily and Hunter Orcasitas, Haley & Ally Vasvary and Gage Hart; and two great-grandchildren, Jayden and Caleb Hampton.
Visitation will be Tuesday from 6-8pm at Gentry Morrison Funeral Home, Southside Chapel, 1727 Bartow Rd. in Bartow. Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday at 10 a.m. at the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow at Oak Hill Burial Park with military honors.