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Walter B. "Preacher" Hammond

March 28, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Saturday, September 29, 1928
Died: 
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Funeral: 
Friday, March 30, 2012 - 10:30
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" HammondWalter 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, August 28

  • AHS Varsity at Volleypalozza Varsity Tournament through Aug. 30, times TBA

  • AHS JV at Joshua, 4:00 p.m.

Friday, August 29

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Fort Worth Academy, 5:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Cedar Park at Baylor University's McLane Stadium, Waco, Texas, 7:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity vs. Granbury Cornerstone at Aledo Middle School, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 30

  • AHS at Marcus I Invitational, North Lakes Park, Denton, Texas 76201, 7:00 a.m.

Tuesday, September 2

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson Centennial, 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS at Denton Guyer;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 4

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson Centennial at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Johnson County Sports Association, 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 5

  • AHS at Colleyville Heritage;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at Christian Life Prep, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity at Faustina Academy, 7:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Bishop Amat at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 6

  • AHS 9th A and 9th B at Chisholm Trail Freshman Tournament, times TBA

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