Bruce Hamilton

March 27, 1941October 6, 2019

Bruce Alexander Hamilton, 78, passed away on October 6, 2019 in Arlington, Texas. He was born on March 27, 1941 in Boston, Massachusetts to Alexander Taylor Hamilton and Annabelle Lavinia Tempany. Bruce was raised in Garland, Texas where he graduated from Garland High School and went on to attend the University of Houston and TCU. He married Rebecca Elizabeth Sharp in 1966 and the couple had three children. Bruce was an insurance agent at Hamilton Insurance Agency where he worked for more than 20 years.

In his spare time, Bruce enjoyed golfing, watching the Dallas Cowboys, the Texas Rangers and his beloved Horn Frogs. As a young man, Bruce was an excellent golfer, winning many junior golf championships. He was also an avid car enthusiast, winning numerous organized drag racing trophies. His family and friends will always remember Bruce as having a very big personality with a love of sports and always a joke at the ready.

Bruce is preceded in death by his parents, Annabelle and Al Hamilton; loving wife, Rebecca Sharp Hamilton and daughter, Heather Ann. He is survived by daughter, Audrea and husband, David; son, Derek and wife, Sara; grandchildren, Mason, Makenna, Senia, Mallorie and Charlie and sister, Jeanne.


  • Visitation Wednesday, October 9, 2019
  • Funeral Service Thursday, October 10, 2019
  • Committal Service Thursday, October 10, 2019


Bruce Hamilton

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