Ms. Mary Elizabeth Hampton departed this life on Wednesday March 12, 2014 at Wellmont Hawkins County Memorial Hospital in Rogersville, TN.
She was a member of New Zion AME Zion Church where she attended until her health failed. She loved to have people visit and talk and was loved by all who knew her.
She was preceded in death by her parents Henry and Willie Mae Hampton; brothers JR, William, John Jacob, James, Henry, Lee and Fred Hampton; sister Judia M. Stokely; daughters Margaret Coleman, Annette and Arnette Hampton.
She leaves to mourn her loss sons Ricky (Sue) Canady of Bristol, England; James (Carrie) Hampton of Newport,Tn., Michael Hampton Of Rogersville, TN., daughters Martha Ann Canady of Newport News, Va., Wanda Hampton-Fugate of Rogersville, TN; 7 granddaughters, 10 grandsons, 7 great-granddaughters and 7 great grandsons, brother J.E. Hampton of Morristown,Tn., sisters in law Lee Hampton of Petersburg, Va., Edith Hampton of Marshall, NC, and Frances Hampton of Morristown, TN., also several nieces, nephews, cousins and good friend Mrs. Fanny L. McKinney.
Funeral services will be held 1 pm Saturday March 15, 2014 in Manes Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in Gum Springs Cemetery.
Family will receive friends from 12 noon until 1 pm prior to the services on Saturday at Manes Funeral Home.