West Columbia- Memorial service for Mrs. Hammond will
Methodist Church- in The New Life Center. The family will receive friends at 2:30PM
prior to the service in The New Life Center.
In lieu of flowers, those wishing to honor her in life can
make donations in memory of Mrs. Hammond to the Building Fund at Mt. Hebron United Methodist
Mrs. Hammond passed away on March 5, 2019 after an illness of
several years. Born on February 7, 1935 in Richland
County. She was a daughter of the late Henry O.
and Birdie N. Clark. She graduated from Irmo High School in 1954.
She was married for 61 years to A. V. Hammond Jr.
She worked for a number of years at three
Financial Institutions and two State Agencies, and part time at the SC State Fair.
She became Nana at the birth of her
first grandchild soon followed by two more.
Surviving are her husband, A. V. Hammond Jr., son, Steven Mark Hammond
(Bobbie) of Red Bank, daughter, Kimberly Hammond
Nelson (Mitch) of Lexington, grandsons, Matthew
Orion Hammond and Kyle Jacob Nelson, granddaughter
Megan Nelson Byars (Jason) of Irmo, a sister
Cherry Ann Lorick, brothers, Dewey and Henry
Clark Jr of Chapin and Kenneth V. Clark of Irmo
and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her sisters, Janie Meetze, Georgie Bailey, Dorthy Black
and Rose Richardson,brothers Lewis, Bobby and Ray Clark
and many nieces and nephews.