Forest Hampton Junior, 75, of Elyria, Ohio passed away on July 3, 2019 at home after a long illness.
He was born in Hartley, Kentucky on February 5, 1944, son of the late Forest and Lexie Hampton. He married the love of his life, Mabel on June 6, 1970. He worked as a process tech in a chemical plant and later drove truck. He loved to be mischievous, a papaw, sitting outside, and watching old westerns.
He is survived by his wife, Mabel, son, Forest III and his wife Monica, grandkids Abbigale and Forest IV, son Rodney and his wife Paula, grandkids Gabriella, Stephanie and Aaron. He was proceed in death by his sister Norene and survived by siblings Shirley, Lois, Julius, Juble, Larry, Gay, David, Ronnie, Gary and Sheila, and many loving nieces, nephews and extended family.
The family will receive visitors Tuesday July 9, 2019 from 4-6 pm with funeral services immediately following at Wyers Bollinger Funeral Home, 2900 N. Ridge Road, Elyria, Ohio 44035. The family suggests memorial contributions be sent to myneighborhoodalliance.org.