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Marcus Hamb

July 17, 1991 ~ February 28, 2019 (age 27)

Marcus A. Hamb, Jr., 27, of Mt. Pleasant, IA, passed away Thursday, February 28, 2019. 

The family will host a celebration of Marcus’s life from 4:00 until 9:00 p.m., on Saturday, March 9, 2019, at The Coffee Depot, 420 N. Adams Street, Mt. Pleasant. On-line condolences may be directed to  Olson~Powell Memorial Chapel has assisted the family with arrangements.  

Born July 17, 1991, in Chicago, IL, Marcus Aaron was the son of Suzzette (Surette) Monroe and Marcus Aaron Hamb, Sr.  He was a graduate of Mt. Pleasant Community High School.  Since graduation, Marcus has devoted his time to his family. 

Moving from Chicago to Mt. Pleasant in the early 2000s, Marcus greatest enjoyment was his family.  He was a great cook, liked to travel, and enjoyed supporting his siblings in their activities.  Marcus was wise and had a good sense of humor. 

Marcus is survived by two daughters, Marianna and Marvelous Hamb of Mt. Pleasant, IA; the mother of his children, Shenterra Cratton of Burlington, IA; a brother, Blaine Bowman of Mt. Pleasant, IA; three sisters, Brianna Bowman of Mt. Pleasant, IA, De’Liyuon Hamb of Oak Lawn, IL and Bathsheba Bowman of Mt. Pleasant, IA; and a grandfather, Darville Hamb of Chicago, IL.  He is also survived by numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. 

Marcus was preceded in death by his parents, maternal grandparents, paternal grandmother, and an aunt. 

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