Al Hammonds Jr.
MELBER — Al Hammonds Jr., 61, of Melber died Tuesday, May 7, 2013, at his home.
He was a member of IBEW Local 369 and was formerly employed at Air Products Chemical as an electrician. He was a member of Lovelaceville United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Annette Apperson Hammonds; one daughter, Shayla Dee Hammonds of Melber; one sister, Beverly Hammonds Byrd of Paducah; one brother, Gary Hammonds of Paducah; two stepdaughters, Whitney Brittain and Mallory Copeland, both of Melber; two stepgrandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Marilyn Thurston Hammonds. His parents were Al Fonzo Hammonds Sr. and Ruby Bishop Hammonds.
Service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 11, 2013, at the Lone Oak Chapel of Milner & Orr Funeral Home with the Revs. Randy Story and John Smithmier officiating. Burial will follow at Owens Chapel Cemetery in Melber. Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, May 10, 2013, at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.