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Tressa Hamilton

Jun 28th, 1958 - Sep 17th, 2020

Funeral:  1 p.m. Tuesday, September 22, 2020, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home

Visitation: 12 noon until 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home

Interment:  Floral Garden of Memories Cemetery


     Tressa Lynn Hamilton, age 62, of Flora, Illinois, passed away Thursday night, September 17, 2020, at St. Joseph Hospital in St. Charles, Missouri.

     She was born June 28, 1958, in Rinard, Illinois, the daughter of Rex J. and Betty L. (Spitzner) Brown.  She was united in marriage to Stuart Hamilton on August 24, 1979, in Fairfield, and together they have shared 41 wedding anniversaries.

     Tressa had worked at a restaurant in the past and as a Direct Support Professional in the healthcare field.  She enjoyed flowers, birds, and cats and cherished time spent with her grandkids making memories.

     She is survived by her husband: Stuart Hamilton of Flora; 2 children: Dustin (Julie) Hamilton of Parkersburg and Kaylee Hamilton (Benjamin Jordan) of Louisville; son-in-law: Lester Jordan of Cisne; father: Rex Brown of Flora; grandchildren: Ethan (Lindsey) O’Dell, Ariel Hamilton, Jordan Hamilton, Jasmine Spivey, Lori Vaughn, Xavier Hamilton, Daiton Jordan, Lester Jordan Jr., Janelle Jordan, Nachelle Staat, LaDonna Workman, Hunter Jordan, and Nathaniel Jordan; great-grandchild: Kingsley O’Dell; and siblings: Nancy (Wes) Cochran of Terre Haute, IN, Tammy Steward of Flora, Hank Brown of Flora, Julie (Kevin) Pride of Flora, Jeff Brown of Flora, and Kevin Brown of Flora.

     She was preceded in death by her mother: Betty L. Brown; 2 daughters: Angela Jordan O’Dell and Chasity Vaughn; a brother: Steve Hamilton; grandparents: Clarence and Mary Spitzner; father and mother-in-law: Charlie and Helen Hamilton; and a son-in-law: Samuel Vaughn.

     A funeral ceremony will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday, September 22, 2020, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora.  Interment will be in Floral Garden of Memories Cemetery.  Visitation will be 12 noon until time of service on Tuesday at the funeral home.  Memorial donations are suggested to the family to assist with final expenses and will be accepted through the funeral home.  To share a memory or condolence visit:


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September 19th

Tressa I love you and always will. My heart is heavy with you being gone but I will be strong. GOD knew you was suffering and took you home. I know you are looking down on us. But we will all make it through it. The memories we made I will hold onto forever. I will always love you

Ashley and Roberta Moore

September 19th

So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers to the family at this difficult time.

Kaylee hamilton

September 19th

I love and miss you mom


September 19th

Always in our hearts your grand kids will never forget you I assure u

Jacquie Young Cooper

September 19th

I'm so sorry for your loss. Prayers for all.

Walter J. Chaney

September 19th

Thoughts and prayers!

Wayne & Ricki Lapington

September 19th

So sorry for your loss!

Sheila Kihn

September 19th

So sorry to hear of Tressa's passing. She was very special. Prayers for the family.

Debbie Sharp

September 19th

Sorry for your loss and she was a good woman

John and Judy Lusk

September 19th

Stuart and family we are so sorry for your loss. I know how you must be hurting, but Tressa is now pain free. We pray that God will wrap his arms around you and bring you peace and comfort in a way that only He can. Remember all the good times you have had and the good memories you made together, until you meet again. Fly High Tressa.

Craig Lee

September 19th

So Sorry for your loss and to A Great Family. One of the Best Cooks and Waitress ever to serve Dad an I at Country Kitchen. She will be Truly Missed. Condolences to the Family

Cindy and Mike Tatman

September 20th

Heartfelt condolences to Stuart and family. May the Good Lord wrap his Loving arms around you to comfort you during the difficult days ahead. You are no longer in pain dearest cousin, fly high. I am positive there was a joyous reunion when you left this earth. Much love and hugs to you all ..

David McCormick

September 20th

She was a great lady, a very hard worker. And she had a heart of gold. I worked with her at the CILAs and no one cared more for the clients. She will be missed. Prayers for comfort to you all at this difficult time.

Carl and LoisWorkman

September 20th

so sorry for your loss she will be missed

Lois Dishman-Cooper

September 20th

So sorry for your loss. Tressa was such a sweet lady and will be missed by many. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

Lisa and Eric Stanley

September 20th

Dear Stewart and family Our thoughts and prayers are with you during such sad time. May God wrap his loving arms around you with comfort and peace in knowing that your sweet Tressa is no longer in pain. Rest in Peace sweet cousin❤ Love you

Brenda Evans Kling

September 20th

So sorry, Stuart. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.

Edna Sebring

September 21st

I am so sorry to learn of Tressa's death, and my prayers are with you all. I would have been there, but am in California with Howard and family. May God love and comfort you.


September 22nd

The Best Sister a Sister could have I'm missing u. The crazy things we have done in life growing up. U and mom would always be together yard sales or shopping or just drive bys. I would always call and ask u why you didn't pick me up that I would have like to go too. But I can't call any more. I miss both of u so much. But we will all be together again. SAVE ME A SEAT!!! LOVE ALL OF U

Paul and Helen Donsbach

September 25th

So sorry for your loss. Many thoughts and prayers to the family.

Delbert & Becky Rodgers

September 27th

Stuart and Family, We pray your memories will help you through this very sad time. Tressa will be missed by many.

Kaye White

October 1st

I am so sorry to hear about Tressa's passing.My thoughts, prayers and love are with all of you during this difficult time.

Patricia santos bialeschji

October 2nd

So sorry to hear this prayers for the family..



David Bryden
Ashley and Roberta Moore
Judy Pearce Griffith
Kaylee Hamilton
Kevin Brown and family
Larry Frost
Lester Jordan
Jacquie Young Cooper
Walter J. Chaney
Mike & Connie Spitzner & Family
Rose Anderson
Dean & Debbie Pearce
Pat and Steve Henry
John Spitzner and Mary Hutchens
Trudy Zimmerman Stanford
lois landreth roy landreth
Sheila Kihn
June Kuenstler
Jasmine spivey
Carla Hildebrand Colclasure
Janelle jordan
Pam Schnautz
John and Judy Lusk
Chuck & Linda Spitzner
Robert (Speedy)& Lisa Simpson
Micheal W. & Kristal G. Engelmeier
Nancy and Wes Cochran
Krystal&Darin Dunnigan
Mike and Cindy Tatman
Ken and Tammy Pearce Haven
Stuart Hamilton
Lori Vaughn
David McCormick
Violet Pirela
Kassie Sprague
Patty Pennington Barnard
Ken and Terri Lence
Walt and Doloris Brewer
Troy Amy Leonard and family.
charlie and karen sailer
Kenneth (J.R.) and Sherry Morrison
Charlotte Dulaney
Jasmine Garcia
Mark Dunnigan
Eric and Lisa Stanley
Heather Scoles
Debbie Sharp
Tom and Button Pemberton
Gene & Betty Pieplow
Steve and Cindy Valbert
Nelson & Angie Pruitt
Hank Brown
Brenda Evans Kling
Pam Woods
Diana & Greg Rutland
Mick & Leslie Spitzner
Bruce &Nannette Richards
Brittney Brown
Sue Nolan
Steve & Misty (Wiegel) Wheeler
Tammy and family
Dana Hosselton
Joanne Hillderbrand Rogers
Mark lagle
Paul and Amy Durbin
Santos family
Joey and Kris Hale


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