Thursday, February 11, 2010

Hamblin, Theo Dewayne

Theo Dewayne Hamblin of Sullivan, MO, passed away on Monday, February 8, 2010, at the age of 72 years.

He is survived by his wife, LaWana Hamblin (nee Mackley) of the family home; four sons, Todd Alec Hamblin and wife Shana of Dayton, Nevada, John Mark Hamblin and wife Mary of Sullivan, Jeff Boyd Hamblin and wife Rebecca of Sullivan, and David Scott Hamblin and wife Amanda of Sullivan; three daughters, Paula Hamblin-Rice of California, Karyn Manumaleuna and husband Lafi of Eureka, MO and Linda Voelkel and husband Benjamin of Overland, MO; a sister, Donna Hatch and husband Eldon of Spanish Fork, Utah; 27 grandchildren; other relatives and friends.

Services for Theo Hamblin will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 13, 2010, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Sullivan. Visitation will be held from 4 – 8 p.m. on Friday, February 12, 2010, at the Chapel of the Eaton Funeral Home in Sullivan and from 9 – 10 a.m. on Saturday at the church.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested memorials to the American Cancer Society or St. Jude Children’s Hospital.


  1. So sorry to hear this. I know how close you are to your cousins and family. Love you!

  2. I will keep your family in my thoughts and prayers this weekend. I hope that as you gather together to remember him, you will lean on eachother's testimonies and find comfort in the gospel's message of hope and love.