William Petrie “Pete” Hampton, Jr., age 69, of Big Clifty, passed away Tuesday, May 29, 2018.

Born July 21, 1948, in Hopkinsville, the son of William and Pauline Cary Hampton, Pete is survived by his wife of 49 years, Katherine Teater Hampton, of the home; a son, William Hampton, III, of the home; a daughter, Paula Hicks (Johnny), of Leitchfield; his mother, Pauline Hampton, Conway, Arkansas; one sister, Charlotte Jones (Larry), Conway, Arkansas; two brothers, Paul (Phyllis) Hampton, Big Clifty, and Phillip (Karen) Hampton, Lexington; eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father.

Burial, by Rogers-Oller, was graveside at Clarkson Cemetery, officiated by Bro. Arnold Moon, with a bereavement meal offered by Clarkson Baptist Church on Saturday, June 2, 2018.