Effie Sifers Hamilton, of Cadiz, passed away Monday, September 13, 2021, peacefully at her home, surrounded by her loving family. She was 89 years old.

Born on June 4, 1932, in Kingston, West Virginia, to the late Rudolph Sifers and Clara Clevinger Sifers, she was raised in Blue Head Holler of Elkhorn City.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Aaron Hamilton; son-in-law, Earl Deason; brothers, Jack Sifers, Raymond Sifers, Jimmy Sifers, Orville Sifers, and Homer Sifers; and sister, Ival Potter.

She is survived by her daughters, Linda (Charles) Looney of Herndon, Molly Deason of Cadiz, Vickie (Eddie) Wall of Hopkinsville, and Connie (Greg) Hamilton Oakley of Cadiz; five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren,.

Private graveside services were held Sunday, September 19, 2021, at East End Cemetery, with Rev. John Mitchell officiating. Arrangements were handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main Street in Cadiz.

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