J. Joe Hamilton, 91, passed away on Friday, Nov. 19, 2021, in St. Louis. He was born to Joseph and Mabel Hamilton in Stratford, Texas. He had been married to Barbara for 28 years. His children include: son Philip Hamilton, Jeanne Ann Broombaugh, and Paul (Jamie) Hamilton; stepchildren, Becky Chambers and Anna Wheeler; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sister Lynette Low. He was preceded in death by his parents, his first wife Martha Eden Hamilton of 36 years, his sister Mary Helen Fisk Kundert, his brother-in laws, Lloyd Fisk, Don Low, Ernest Cowherd, James Eden, and David Eden; his sister-in-law, Mary Jeanette Cowherd; and three grandchildren.