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Wetzel Samuel Hampton

Wetzel Samuel Hampton, 61, of Nebo, North Carolina, passed away at his residence on Monday, January 16, 2023.

 

A native of Gaston County, Wetzel was born April 20, 1961 to the late Calvin Hampton and Vivian Sutton Hampton.

 

Wetzel was formerly employed in construction. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved to hunt and fish. He enjoyed learning about Native American heritage, and he also collected rocks. Wetzel was a very independent man who loved his girls and his cats. He will truly be missed.

 

Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by four siblings, Roger, Barbara, Libby, and Phillip.

 

He is survived by his wife, Lisa Ann Ray Hampton; two daughters, Kelsie Hampton and Sierra Hampton; a stepdaughter, Brittany Eldridge (Caleb); four siblings, Calvin, Nathan, Timothy, and Eunice; one grandchild on the way; and numerous nieces and nephews.

 

In accordance with his wishes, a private family memorial service will be held.


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Brenda Bost Jan 21 2023 1:37 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Wetzel Hampton

Matt Bradley Jan 21 2023 1:32 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Wetzel Hampton

Brenda J Estep Jan 20 2023 11:20 AM

I am so sorry for your loss Lisa. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Wetzel will be missed by anyone that was lucky enough to know him. I am here if you need anything. Love you and your family.

Brenda Estep Jan 20 2023 11:20 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Wetzel Hampton

Bo & Zachary Trantham Jan 19 2023 4:45 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Wetzel Hampton

Ray and Rhonda Price Jan 19 2023 10:11 AM

Lisa , so sorry for your loss. Enjoyed knowing Wetzel and the conversations we had. He will be missed. Keeping you and family in our thoughts and prayers. Dysartsville Christian Ministries Food Pantry / DCM Pantry / Pat Sumlin

Pat Sumlin Jan 18 2023 7:41 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Wetzel Hampton

Kelsie Hampton Jan 18 2023 7:20 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Wetzel Hampton

Kiley Whitcomb Jan 18 2023 7:04 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Wetzel Hampton

Amanda Wyatt Jan 18 2023 1:28 PM

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