Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

September 1, 2013

Joyce Marie Hammonds

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

LINDSIDE — Joyce Marie Hammonds, 72, of the Springfield Center, Lindside, West Virginia, formerly of Princeton, passed away on Thursday, August 29, 2013 at her residence.

Born on June 11, 1941 in Mercer County, she was the daughter of the late Jimmy Hammonds and Anna Belle Williams Hammonds.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Dewey Edward Hammonds and James Roger Hammonds and one sister, Rosie Hammonds.

Survivors include three children. Caregiver and cousin, Roger and Bernice Hammonds of Princeton. Aunt and Uncle, Mary and Roy Williams of Rural Retreat, Virginia. Cousins, Tommy Hammonds of Princeton, Roger Hammonds, Jr. of Fort Worth, Texas, Jessie Hammonds of Princeton, Kathy Taylor and Shirley Spangler both of Princeton.

Funeral Services to celebrate the life of Joyce Hammonds will be held at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, September 3, 2013 from the Burns Wornal Chapel of the Memorial Funeral Directory on Athens Road in Princeton with Pastor Gene Pennington officiating. Burial will follow in Resthaven Memorial Park Cemetery in Princeton.

Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 PM until the service hour at the funeral home.

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The Hammonds family is being served by the Memorial Funeral Directory & Cremation Center on Athens Road in Princeton.