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Edward "Ed" Hammond

Posted: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 | Views: 858

Edward "Ed" Hammond
Brandon G. Thompson Funeral Home

Ed, age 77, went to his heavenly home on Monday, February 19, 2018. He was a native of Monticello, MS and a resident of Hammond, LA. Ed proudly served his country for 6 years in the US National Guard. He worked extremely hard as a welder for many years. Ed was a true Christian man and an avid member of New Beulah Baptist Church. He was a loving husband and honorable man who is deeply missed.

Ed is survived by his wife of 51 years, Reba Hammond; brother, Wayne Hammond and wife Susan of Denham Springs, LA; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Connie Hammond; brothers, Charles and Mack Hammond; great-uncle, Luke Pevey; and nephew, Scottie Hammond.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to New Beulah Baptist Church.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation from the chapel of Brandon G. Thompson, Hammond, on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Visitation will continue on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at Divide Methodist Protestant Church in Monticello, MS from 11:00 a.m. until the funeral at 2:00 p.m. Bro. Buddy Day will officiate and interment will follow in the church cemetery.