Charles Henry Hamilton, Jr., of North Little Rock passed away on February 26, 2020. He was born in Little Rock, Arkansas to the late Charles Henry and Martha (Lopez) Hamilton, Sr.
Charlie graduated from Catholic High School for Boys in 1969. He retired from a long career with Orbit Valve which later became Cooper Cameron Valve Corporation, having traveled to countries spanning three continents in his many years with the company. His life was committed to the growth and development of his children. In retirement, as in the rest of his adult life, he was an avid reader. Charlie also found joy in collecting clever gadgets and playing video games with the children (young and old) in his life. He worked tirelessly to improve the well being of family, friends, and neighbors who all benefited from his generosity, industriousness and intellect.
Charlie leaves behind his wife, Brenda Goodman of North Little Rock; his children Nathan Hamilton (Youn Ok Lee) of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, Matt Hamilton (Camille Freeman) of Staunton, Virginia, Jesse Lawley of North Little Rock and Charly Thorn of North Little Rock; grandchildren Amos Hamilton, Henry Hamilton, and Juniper Hamilton; siblings Patty Gustafson (Phil), Connie Allen (John), Guy Hamilton, Mike Hamilton (Julie), and Chris Hamilton (Pattie); many extended family and friends.
A memorial will be on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at 1:00 P.M. at A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Arkansas Children’s Hospital.