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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

Thursday, March 26

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Brewer at Aledo High School, 4:30 pm

Friday, March 27

  • Aledo Varsity at Crowley Tournament, all day

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats Varsity Black and Orange at District 8-5A Preview at Squaw Valley Golf Course, Glen Rose.

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Texas Relays, Qualifiers Only

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Crowley at AHS Baseball Field, JV 5:00 pm and Varsity 7:30 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Crowley, 5:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Granbury at AHS Softball Field, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

Monday, March 30

  • Aledo Ladycats at Cleburne, rescheduled from March 31 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday, Varsity 5:30 pm and JV 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats JV at Burleson, 6:00 pm.
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Burleson at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm.
    Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Burleson, 7:00 pm., Rescheduled from March 31 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday.
    *District Games

Tuesday, March 31

  • Aledo JV at Brock, 4:00 pm.

  • Aledo Ladycats at Cleburne, changed to March 30 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Burleson, changed to March 30 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday. *District Game

Thursday, April 2

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Cleburne

  • Aledo Ladycats at Joshua, Varsity 5:30 pm and JV 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Burleson Hughes at Burleson High School, 4:30 pm

Friday, April 3

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Granbury at AHS Baseball Field, JV 5:00 pm and Varsity 7:30 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Granbury, 5:00 pm. *District Game

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