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"Coach" Hammond

Obituary of "Coach" Hammond

 

Mr. George Warren Hammond,”Coach” age 77, a resident of Auburndale passed away Friday, January 10, 2020 at his home with family. Mr. Hammond was born February 12, 1942 in Eagle Lake, Florida to Timothy Bondren and Dorothy Jane (Woodard) Hammond. George was a lifetime Polk County resident, graduated from Winter Haven High School Class of 1961 and a member of Eastside Baptist Church in Auburndale. He worked for the City of Winter Haven as their groundkeeper and coached Auburndale Little League football for over 32 years. George enjoyed Gator football, fishing, drawing and spending time with his family. He was preceded in death by his parents; son – Gregory and 2 brothers – Freddie & Terry. George is survived by his loving family; Wife of 55 yrs.: Frances Hammond of Auburndale, FL.4 Sons: Timothy (Alison) Hammond of Polk City, FL.        Darrell (Tenena) Hammond of Tulsa, OK. Dustin (Melissa) Hammond of Auburndale, FL.  Joshua (Alyssa) Hammond of Auburndale, FL. Daughter: Pamela (Richard Huggins) Hammond-Hazelwood of Auburndale, FL. Brother: Thomas Hammond of Auburndale, FL. 3 Sisters: Janice Skelton of Auburndale, FL. Wylene Nowell of Auburndale, FL. Linda Griffith of Sheraton, WY. 13 Grandchildren:   Kristen, Michael, Scott, Wyatt, Amber, Jacob, Emali, Saleyina, Aubree, Keegan, Chelsea, Coleman & Clay and 7 Gt. Grandchildren:  Liam, Gabby, Gregory, Gracie, Sammy, Christopher & Liam. Funeral service will be 11:00 am Wednesday, January 15th at Kersey Funeral Home with visitation beginning at 10:00 am. Interment will follow at Auburndale Memorial Park.            

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Wednesday
15
January

Visitation

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Kersey Funeral Home
108 Lake Stella Drive
Auburndale , Florida, United States
863-967-1167
Wednesday
15
January

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Kersey Funeral Home
108 Lake Stella Drive
Auburndale , Florida, United States
863-967-1167

Interment

Auburndale Memorial Park
1889 West Derby Avenue
Auburndale, Florida, United States
863-965-5514