Kenneth Lee Hamilton, 80, of Gray, passed away on Saturday, January 12, 2019, at the Johnson City Medical Center. He was a longtime resident of Washington County, a son of the late Loffa and Mary Emma Hamilton. Kenneth graduated from Boones Creek High School, class of 1956. Afterward, he joined the United States Army Reserve, serving at the 820th Station Hospital. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by one son, Jeffrey Lance Hamilton; and one nephew, Robert Stephen Haney II. Survivors include his wife, Ila E. Haney Hamilton; brother-in-law, Steve Haney; and several cousins. A private interment will be held for Kenneth, with a celebration of life at a later date. The family would like to thank the caring staff of Amedysis Home Health, The Fresenius Dialysis Services, and Washington County Johnson City EMS. In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer a donation in Kenneth?s honor to a charity of choice.