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Walter B. "Preacher" Hammond

March 28, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Saturday, September 29, 1928
Died: 
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Services: 
Friday, March 30, 2012 - 10:30am
Location: 
Springtown Cemetery
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: Immediately following the service in the youth building at Hilltop Family Church.
Memorials may be made to: 
At Walter's request, please do not send flowers. Instead, honor his wishes by making a contribution in his memory to Hilltop Family Church, 1227 Cottondale Road, P.O. Box 530, Springtown, Texas 76082 or a charity of your choice.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

Walter B. "Preacher" Hammond

Walter B. Hammond was born September 29, 1928, son of the late Jackson and Cora Whitehead Hammond, in Lake, Miss. He was a loyal servant and elder at Hilltop Family Church in Springtown. He loved everyone and was loved by all. His heartfelt goodbye was always "Have a good day in the Lord". Walter loved to watch out the window at the deer and turkeys in his yard and also loved gospel music.

Walter was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his loving wife of 64 years, Mary Hammond; son, Michael Hammond; daughter, Anita Hammond; sister, Elizabeth Frances; numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of loving church family and friends.

Sports Calendar

Friday, December 19

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Joshua at Aledo High School, A 8 p.m., JV 5 p.m. and Varsity 6:30 p.m., *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Joshua at Aledo High School, Freshmen 6:30 p.m., JV 5 p.m. and Varsity 8 p.m., *District Game

Monday, December 29

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Moritz Auto Group Holiday Classic, Aledo

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity at Fibermax Caprock Classic, Lubbock

Friday, January 2

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Maypearl at Aledo High School, A 4:00 pm and JV 5:30 pm.

Saturday, January 3

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Joshua/Cleburne (Dark) at Cleburne, B 12:00 pm.

  • Aledo Soccer Alumni Game at Bearcat Stadium, Ladycats 12:00 pm and Bearcats 2:00 pm.

Tuesday, January 6

  • Aledo Bearcats at Burleson Centennial, JV 5:00 pm, Varsity 6:30 pm and A 8:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats at Burleson Centennial, JV 5:00 pm, Freshmen 6:30 pm and Varsity 8:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats at Boswell, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm.

Thursday, January 8

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Waxahachie 287 Tournament

  • Aledo Ladycats vs The Colony at Waxahachie Tournament, 7:30 pm. January 9 & 10 opponenet and time TBA.

  • Aledo Middle School Ladycats at Brewer. 7th Grade C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. 8th Grade C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Middle School Bearcats vs Brewer Middle School. 7th at Aledo Gym 1, C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. 8th at Aledo MPC, C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. *District Game

Friday, January 9

  • Aledo Middle School Bearcats 7th & 8th A at Azle Junior High School Tournament.

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