Mr. M. L. Hamric, age 88 of Winfield passed from this life on Sunday, July 25, 2021 at his residence. Mr. Hamric was born on June 9, 1933 in Marion County, AL to Luther and Merney Norris Hamric. He was a longtime member of the Winfield Church of Christ and a 1951 graduate of Brilliant High School. Mr. Hamric was a United States Army Veteran and served during the Korean War. M. L. was employed with the Citizens Bank of Winfield for almost 50 years. He served the bank as a Teller, Loan Officer, Appraiser, Vice President, was also on the Board of Directors.

Mr. Hamric is survived by his wife of 68 years, Mrs. Mary Hallmark Hamric, his daughter, Deborah Couch (Larry), his grandchildren, Kevin Couch (Amanda), Lori Hubbert (Mark), Eric Couch (Cheryl), Paige Williams-Phillips (Brian) and Katie Barrett (Wesley), fourteen great grandchildren, four great great grandchildren, brothers, R. L. Hamric and Luke Hamric, sisters, Emma Jean Norris, Jewell Holt, Christine Townley and Maxine Corkren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and close friends.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Luther and Merney Hamric.

Funeral services for Mr. Hamric will be held on Tuesday, July 27, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. from the Winfield Church of Christ with burial to follow in the Winfield City Cemetery. The visitation will be held on Tuesday from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. (service time) at the church.  Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Hamric family.