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JC Hammons

JC Hammons OBITJC Hammons, age 85, of Burrantown, passed away Wednesday, October 14, 2020 in the Nacogdoches Memorial Hospital. JC was born November 13, 1934 in Kennard the fourth child of eight to Susie Cartwright Hammons and Cash Hammons in the Pineprairie Community. JC attended Kennard school and worked as a grocery delivery boy as a teenager at Westerman’s Grocery. He married Jean Pilkington Hammons of Burrantown on December 10, 1960 and they had 6 children. JC was a welder by trade having many vocations in this field, retiring from Vulcraft in 1989. He knew how to make each of the 14 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren feel like the favorite and his family was his life. Being an active member of the Weches United Pentecostal Church, he served faithfully with a servant’s heart.

JC is survived by wife of 59 years, Jean Hammons of Burrantown; son, Russell Hammons and wife, Stephanie of Burrantown; daughters, Teresa Wells and husband, Charles of Tadmor, Anita Meador and husband, Joe of Weches, Kim Henderson and husband, Robby of Avinger, Christa Fuller and husband, Adam of Burrantown; grandchildren, Melissa Riley, Justin Wells and wife, Misty, Aldon Rhea Kellum, Candace Mellick and husband, Nathan, Oren Cummings, Cade Hammons, Kasie Hammons, Taylor Hammons, Ethan Champagne and wife, Gabby, Collin Champagne, Ava Champagne, Sean Fuller, Travis Fuller, Alyssa Fuller; great-grandchildren, Jace, Kariana, Julie, Prestin, Parker, Pyper, Kylyn Kamryn, Violet, Claire, Eli, Billy, Rylee, Noah; sister, Lou Cook of Crockett; brothers, Thelbert Hammons of Huffman, George Hammons and wife, Nelda of Zavala, Bill Hammons and wife, Gayle of Ft. Worth, Reagan Hammons of Crockett. He was preceded in death by daughter, Selena Marie Hammons; parents, Cash and Susie Cartwright Hammons; sisters, Jenette Helton, Mozell Morgan.

Graveside funeral services for JC Hammons will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, October 17, 2020 in the Weches Cemetery with Brother Richard Motes and Brother Roy Lee Bobbitt officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to JC and Jean Hammons medical expenses go fund me account.

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