James Monroe Hamilton, Jr. age 80 of Acworth passed on June 3, 2013. Jim was born in Greenville South Carolina to the late James M. Hamilton, Sr. and Nellie B. Hamilton. A funeral mass will be held 1:00 pm Thursday, June 6, 2013 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 850 Douthit Ferry Rd., Cartersville, GA. 30120, Mr. Hamilton was employed at Lockheed for 35 years as a Research Aircraft Engineer. He was an Air Force veteran and an avid golfer and photographer. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Betty Cook Hamilton; brothers, D. Odell Hamilton and Tom Hamilton; grandson, Charles Hamilton Mullin. Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth “Betty” Hamilton; daughters, Cynthia and the late Gary Mullin of Toccoa GA., Stephanie and husband Michael, Simpson Sr., of Acworth GA; son, James Hamilton III; brother, Jerry Hamilton; grandchildren, Leah and husband Michael Young, Oliver Mullin, Michael Simpson Jr., Chelsea Mullin; great-grandchildren, Maisie Young, Alora Young; and several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends Thursday, June 6, 2013 from 11am until 1:00 pm at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Jim’s honor to St. Frances of Assisi Catholic Church “building fund”, 850 Douthit Ferry Rd, Cartersville, GA, 30120 or. Tranquility Hospice at Kennesaw Mountain, 475 Dickson Ave, NW Marietta GA., 30064. Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 2950 North Cobb Pkwy, NW, Kennesaw, GA. 30152.