Paitsel Lenora Hamilton Lockhart was born to the late Dixie Lillian Compton Hamilton and Charles Willard Hamilton in Bradshaw, WV on April 1, 1934, and died on Easter Monday, April 18, 2022 at her home after a brief illness.

Ms. Lockhart was educated at Concord College, Bluefield State and received her Master of Education from West Virginia University. She began her teaching career at the age of 19 in 1953 . . .

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