Iris Elaine Mack Hamilton
Iris Elaine Mack Hamilton 84 of Houston formerly of Hearne passed away on Sunday, December 18 in Houston, Texas. Visitation was held at 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Glenn Mack Funeral Home with a Second Visitation held at 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Thursday, December 29, 2016 at True Light Baptist Church at 4017 Hamilton Street in Houston, Texas followed by an 11:00 a.m. Celebration of Life honoring Elaine. Interment was held in Houston National Cemetery. Iris Elaine Hamilton was born November 11, 1928 to Authur Mack and Bertha Adams Mack in Hearne, Texas. She was the fifth of five children born to that union. She graduated from Blackshear High School and attended business school. Iris Elaine married Luddie Hamilton and to that union no children. She worked in retail at Platts and J.C. Penney where she retired after working 19 years. After retiring she enjoyed working at the Flea Market. Iris Elaine was a member of True Light Missionary Baptist Church for many years and was an original member of Pastor’s Aid, and served on the Mission II H.J. WARD Circle and the Mission Chorus on the 5th Sunday. She was preceded in death by both parents; Authur Mack and Bertha Adams Mack, her husband; Luddie, one sister; Ethel Bernice Jackson, two brothers; John Earl Mack and Lowell Mack. Left to cherish her memory is her brother; Rev. O.W. Mack, a very special niece and caregiver; Mary Vivian Jarvis, a bouquet of nieces and nephews and dear friends; Faye Davis, Collie Gibson, and other family and friends. Arrangements and care entrusted to Glenn Mack Funeral Home.